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Bel Canto

Ann Patchett


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Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (8/2/2004)
Paperback (8/2/2005)
Paperback (6/10/2008)
Hardcover (5/22/2001)
Paperback, Large Print (2/17/2009)
CD-Audio (9/25/2007)
MP3 CD (6/1/2001)
Compact Disc (6/1/2001)
Audio Cassette (8/1/2001)
Audio Cassette (6/1/2001)
Paperback (5/1/2008)
Paperback (4/1/2002)


Somewhere in South America, at the home of the country's vice president, a lavish birthday party is being held in honor of the powerful businessman Mr. Hosokawa. Roxanne Coss, opera's most revered soprano, has mesmerized the international guests with her singing. It is a perfect evening -- until a band of gunwielding terrorists takes the entire party hostage. But what begins as a panicked, life-threatening scenario slowly evolves into something quite different, a moment of great beauty, as terrorists and hostages forge unexpected bonds and people from different continents become compatriots, intimate friends, and lovers.

Harper Perennial, 9780062001726, 432pp.

Publication Date: December 1, 2010