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Extreame Savings Item! Save 41% on the The Island by Hislop, Victoria at Jen Blood. MPN: 9780061340321. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. The Petrakis family lives in the small Greek seaside village of Plaka. Just off the coast is the tiny island of Spinalonga, where the nation's leper


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The Petrakis family lives in the small Greek seaside village of Plaka. Just off the coast is the tiny island of Spinalonga, where the nation's leper colony once was located—a place that has haunted four generations of Petrakis women. There's Eleni, ripped from her husband and two young daughters and sent to Spinalonga in 1939, and her daughters Maria, finding joy in the everyday as she dutifully cares for her father, and Anna, a wild child hungry for passion and a life anywhere but Plaka. And finally there's Alexis, Eleni's great-granddaughter, visiting modern-day Greece to unlock her family's past.

A richly enchanting novel of lives and loves unfolding against the backdrop of the Mediterranean during World War II, The Island is an enthralling story of dreams and desires, of secrets desperately hidden, and of leprosy's touch on an unforgettable family.

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Manufacturer:William Morrow Paperbacks
Brand:Hislop, Victoria
Part Number:9780061340321
Publisher:William Morrow Paperbacks
Studio:William Morrow Paperbacks
MPN:9780061340321
EAN:9780061340321
Item Weight:0.93 pounds
Item Size:1.08 x 8 x 8 inches
Package Weight:0.93 pounds
Package Size:5.28 x 1.26 x 1.26 inches

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