Maya's Notebook: A Novel (P.S.)

Maya's Notebook: A Novel (P.S.)

Isabel Allende


Maya’s Notebook is a startling novel of suspense from New York Times bestselling writer Isabel Allende.
 
This modern coming-of-age tale facilities upon Maya Vidal, a impressive teen deserted via her mom and dad. Maya grew up in a rambling outdated condominium in Berkeley together with her grandmother Nini, whose bold power helped her construct a brand new lifestyles after emigrating from Chile in 1973 with a tender son, and her grandfather Popo, a steady African-American astronomer.
 
When Popo dies, Maya is going off the rails. besides a circle of girlfriends referred to as "the vampires," she turns to medications, alcohol, and petty crime--a downward spiral that at last results in Las Vegas and a perilous underworld, with Maya stuck among warring forces: a gang of assassins, the police, the FBI, and Interpol.
 
Her one likelihood for survival is Nini, who is helping her break out to a distant island off the coast of Chile. within the care of her grandmother’s previous buddy, Manuel Arias, and surrounded via unusual new pals, Maya starts off to checklist her tale in her computing device, as she attempts to make feel of her previous and resolve the mysteries of her family members and her personal life.

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