By Tracy Chevalier
The New York Times bestselling novel by way of the writer of At the sting of the Orchard and Remarkable Creatures
Translated into thirty-nine languages and made into an Oscar-nominated movie, starring Scarlett Johanson and Colin Firth
Tracy Chevalier transports readers to a bygone time and position during this richly-imagined portrait of the younger lady who encouraged considered one of Vermeer's such a lot celebrated paintings.
History and fiction merge seamlessly during this luminous novel approximately inventive imaginative and prescient and sensual awakening. Girl with a Pearl Earring tells the tale of sixteen-year-old Griet, whose lifestyles is reworked by way of her short come across with genius . . . while she herself is immortalized in canvas and oil.