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Juan Francisco Ferrándiz
The Flame of Wisdom

(La llama de la sabiduría)

Commercial Fiction / Historical Novel

  • Published: 14/04/2016
  • ISBN: 9788466332798
  • 576 pages

During the Spanish Reconquest, in Valencia, a young woman decides to run her parents hospital, besieged by debt and a mysterious conspiracy. Irene Bellvent will have to disentangle the secret behind the walls of the hospital, and face a story of hate and violence that started many years ago to prevent an end to his dreams and even her life.

About the author

Juan Francisco Ferrándiz (Alicante, 1971) works as a lawyer. His novel Las horas oscuras (Grijalbo, 2012) was a revelation in epic narratives, as well as an instant best seller. He later confirmed his place in historical fiction with the novel La llama de la sabiduría (Grijalbo, 2015).