Jose Luis Perales It was a trend on social networks a few days ago, when the rumor of his supposed death spread; the singer-songwriter denied this newsconfirming that he is more current than ever in the world of music… and literature, another of his great passions.
There are very few people who have not heard some composition by José Luis Perales. Two songs stand out in particular: “And how is he” and, of course, “A sailboat called Libertad”, a topic that has been used thousands of times on TikTok.
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Although José Luis Perales is recognized mainly for his contribution to the world of music, Spanish has also managed to make a space for itself in literature, facet that very few know because it began to emerge recently.
It was in 2015 that José Luis Perales published his first noveland since then he has established himself as the author of a saga that is very popular among reading lovers. Do you want to know what books the popular composer has published?
THE NOVELS OF JOSÉ LUIS PERALES: FROM MUSIC TO LITERATURE
Experts in literary criticism agree that the work of José Luis Perales It is, more than anything, autobiographical, with landscapes that bet on reminiscence and nostalgia.. So far, the singer-songwriter has published the following novels that are related to each other in various aspects:
- THE MELODY OF TIME (2015)
“The Melody of Time” was the first novel by José Luis Perales and was published in 2015.. In this book, the composer tells us the story of a peaceful Castilian town, El Castro, over three generations, through beautiful and exciting stories that intertwine.
- THE POTTER’S DAUGHTER (2017)
“The melody of time” had its continuation with “The potter’s daughter”second novel by José Luis Perales that was published in 2017. This story is set in another town, El Espejuelo, and once again focuses on a family over the years, betting on nostalgia and the passage of time in a place that doesn’t seem to change.
- ON THE OTHER SIDE OF THE WORLD (2020)
“On the other side of the world” ends the saga of José Luis Peralesand in this fantastic novel published in 2020, The musician and writer takes us back to El Castro, the little town in the first novel. On this occasion, a child travels to El Castro to spend the summer with his grandparents, where he discovers stories about his own family and, of course, the town where he grew up.