Girl With A Pearl Earring

Item Information
Item#: 9780452282155
Author Tracy Chevalier
Publisher Penguin Books Canada Ltd.
Cover Paperback
 


In this beloved modern classic of historical fiction, translated into 39 languages and made into an Oscar-nominated film, internationally bestselling author Tracy Chevalier creates a captivating portrait of the young woman who inspired one of Vermeer's most celebrated paintings. Girl with a Peal Earring tells the story of 16 year old Griet, whose life is transformed by her brief encounter with genius... even as she herself is immortalized in canvas and oil.