• Title : The Island

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  • ISBN: 0755309510

  • Format Type: Paperback

  • Number of Pages: 473 pages


The Island Description

On the brink of a life changing decision, Alexis Fielding longs to find out about her mother s past But Sofia has never spoken of it All she admits to is growing up in a small Cretan village before moving to London When Alexis decides to visit Crete, however, Sofia gives her daughter a letter to take to an old friend, and promises that through her she will learn .Arriving in Plaka, Alexis is astonished to see that it lies a stone s throw from the tiny, deserted island of Spinalonga Greece s former leper colony Then she finds Fotini, and at last hears the story that Sofia has buried all her life the tale of her great grandmother Eleni and her daughters and a family rent by tragedy, war and passion She discovers how intimately she is connected with the island, and how secrecy holds them all in its powerful grip.



The Island Reviews

thumbnail Title: The Island
Author:Victoria Hislop
ISBN :0755309510
ranting: 4.5
Reviewer: 8 Reviews
Description: On the brink of a life changing decision, Alexis Fielding longs to find out about her mother s past But Sofia has never spoken of it All she admits to is growing up in a small Cretan village before mo

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