City of the Beasts by Isabel Allende

A 15-year-old boy is forced to move in with his eccentric grandmother after his mother falls ill. Together, they embark on a journey to the Amazon rainforest in search of a legendary, healing beast. Along the way, they encounter various challenges, including dangerous animals, harsh environments, and a group of indigenous people with mystical powers. The boy learns to overcome his fears and prejudices, forming a strong bond with the indigenous people and the rainforest itself.

The 5247th greatest book of all time


Published
2002
Nationality
Chilean
Type
Fiction
Pages
Unknown
Words
70,000
Original Language
Spanish

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