"We are a philosophical people, conversant with the nature of greed and desire, holding hands with the Devil and God. We would not wish to let go of either. This living bridge is tempting to all and you may lose your soul or find it here.
And our own souls?
They are Siamese."
This was the quote that made me eager to read the book. I bought it with almost no idea what it was about and after reading it I was (and I still am) really grateful to the person who showed me the quote and really glad for having bought it (even when I don't like buying books I haven't read first).
History is interlaced with a tale about love, luck, water, snow and magic. It's the way fantasy and reality are mixed, the way she told the story what makes it so beautiful....Continua