The Return by Victoria Hislop

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Key Features
Author(s) Victoria Hislop
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Publisher Headline Publishing Group
Date of Publication 2008
Language English
Format Hardback
ISBN-10 0755332938
ISBN-13 9780755332939
Subject General & Literary Fiction
Publication Data
Place of Publication London
Country of Publication United Kingdom
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The Return by Victoria Hislop Beneath the majestic towers of the Alhambra,Granada's cobbled streets resonate with music and secrets. Sonia Cameron knows things of the city's shocking past; she is here to dance. But in a quiet cafe, a chance conversation and an intriguing collection of old photographs draw her into the extraordinary tale of Spain's devastating civil war. Seventy years earlier, the cafe is home to the close-knit Ramirez family. In 1936, an army coup led by Franco shatters the country's fragile peace, and in the heart of Granada the family witnesses the worst atrocities of conflict. Divided by politics and tragedy, everyone must take a side, fighting a personal battle as Spain rips itself apart. Captivating and deeply moving, Victoria Hislop's second novel is as inspiring as her international bestselling debut, The Island.

Author Biography

Victoria Hislop is a writer and journalist. She writes travel features for the Sunday Telegraph, the Mail on Sunday and a number of magazines. She also writes regular features on education for the Daily Telegraph, and celebrity profiles for Woman & Home. Victoria lives in Kent with her husband, Ian Hislop, and their two children.