Maya’s Notebook follows the journey of 19 year-old Maya after she falls into a life of drugs, addiction and crime. To rescue her from her habits her grandmother sends her to live in a remote Chilean village with the native people, the Chilote. Maya journals her extreme journey from Berkeley, California to her life with the Chilote in this beautiful story.
A coming of age story that captures a very gritty world of a drug addict. Isabel Allende is the best selling author of 11 novels. In 2012, Isabel was awarded the Hans Christian Andersen Literature Award.