My Invented Country: A Memoir
by Isabel Allende
Paperback: 199 pages
Publisher: Harper Perennial; 1st edition (April 27, 2004)
In this memoir-cum-study of her "home ground," the author delves into the history, social mores and idiosyncrasies of Chile, where she was raised, showing, in the process, how that land has served as her muse.