A swashbuckling adventure story that reveals for the first time how Diego de la Vega became the masked man we all know. Born in southern Califorinia late in the 18th century Diego de la Vega is the son of an aristocratic Spanish military man turned landowner and a Shoeshone warrior.
Isabel Allende was born in Chile, and now lives in California. She worked for many years as a journalist before writing the internationally bestselling novel The House of the Spirits. Since then she has published the equally highly-acclaimed Of Love and Shadows, Eva Luna, The Stories of Eva Luna, 'The Infinite Plan and 'Paula.