One August Night

by Victoria Hislop | Literature & Fiction |
ISBN: 1472278445 Global Overview for this book
Registered by cally-c of Alfreton, Derbyshire United Kingdom on 9/6/2021
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Journal Entry 1 by cally-c from Alfreton, Derbyshire United Kingdom on Monday, September 6, 2021
25th August 1957. The island of Spinalonga closes its leper colony. And a moment of violence has devastating consequences.

When time stops dead for Maria Petrakis and her sister, Anna, two families splinter apart and, for the people of Plaka, the closure of Spinalonga is forever coloured with tragedy.

In the aftermath, the question of how to resume life looms large. Stigma and scandal need to be confronted and somehow, for those impacted, a future built from the ruins of the past.

Number one bestselling author Victoria Hislop returns to the world and characters she created in The Island - the award-winning novel that remains one of the biggest selling reading group novels of the century. It is finally time to be reunited with Anna, Maria, Manolis and Andreas in the weeks leading up to the evacuation of the island... and beyond.

Journal Entry 2 by cally-c at Alfreton, Derbyshire United Kingdom on Wednesday, October 20, 2021
It was good to catch up with the people from The Island & see where they are & how things turned out for them.
I didn't enjoy this as much as the previous book though.

Journal Entry 3 by cally-c at The Cosy Cup Cafe in Matlock, Derbyshire United Kingdom on Monday, October 25, 2021

Released 7 mos ago (10/25/2021 UTC) at The Cosy Cup Cafe in Matlock, Derbyshire United Kingdom

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