Book List in Order: 6 titles

  • Picked warm from a tree, a California apricot opens into halves as easily as if it came with a dotted line down its center. The seed infuses the core with a hint of almond; the fruit carries the scent of citrus and jasmine; and it tastes, some say, l...


  • SHAKESPEARE'S DON QUIXOTE recreates what might have been: a lost play presented at Whitehall Palace in 1613. That year Shakespeare's company provided 14 plays for a royal wedding. One was called Cardenio. The original script has never been found but ...


  • When DonQuixote frees a gang of convicted criminals, he encounters GinĂ©s de Pasamonte. Pasamonte has written his authobiography, but left it in pawn to buy good treatment on the galleys on which he serves. Once set free, Pasamonte encourages his fel...


  • After Don Quixote's death, his squire, Sancho Panza, has been unable to settle back into his former life. He longs for more romance than reality can supply. He confides in the local barber and together they conspire to escape from their village and c...


  • Maria Isabel, Duchess of Caparosso, falls in love with cervantes, author of Don Quixote, but believes he has misrepresented her character in his work. Consumed by the need to clear her name, her quest for truth and her progress back into the world wi...