Summary: At fifteen Georg comes upon a letter written to him by his dying father to be read when he comes of age. Their two voices make a fascinating dialogue as Georg comes to know the father he can barely remember then is challenged by him to answer some profound questions. The central mystery of ''The Orange Girl is the story of an elusive young woman for whom Georg's father searches in Oslo and Seville--and whom Georg finally realizes is his mother. A thought-provoking fairy-tale romance ...show moreimbued with the sense of awe and wonder that is Jostein Gaarder's hallmark. Norwegian author Jostein Gaarder whose novel ''Sophie's World was a best-seller in forty countries is also the author of ''The Ringmaster's Daughter Maya The Solitaire Mystery and ''The Christmas Mystery. ...show lessEdition/Copyright: 06
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