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佺 Beginning reader The Island kindergarten Ҏ Author Victoria Hislop प 佺 Beginning reader The Island kindergarten Ҏ Author Victoria Hislop प Passionately engaged with its subjectthe author has meticulously researched her fascinating background and medical facts The Sunday Times Adding depth and colour to the story is the description of Cretan life in particular, the vividly detailed account of life on Spinalonga A fascinating work that combines a moving love story witha plea for understanding about this most cruel of diseases The Times This is a vivid, moving and absorbing tale, with its sensitive, realistic engagement with all the consequences of, and stigma attached to leprosy Observer War, tragedy and passion unfurl against a Mediterranean backdrop in this engrossing debut novel You magazine A page turning tale that reminds us that love and life continue in even the most extraordinary of circumstances Sunday Express Hislop s deep research, imagination and patent love of Crete creates a convincing portrait of times on the island Moving and absorbing Evening Standard Wonderful descriptions, strong characters and an intimate portrait of island existence Woman Home A beautiful tale of enduring love and unthinking prejudice ExpressHislop carefully evokes the lives of Cretans between the wars and during German occupation, but most commendable is her compassionate portrayal of the outcasts Guardian Guardian 20050723 Hislop is an exceptional writer with a strong voice who completely deserves rich success with this debut Beautifully balanced, vivid and atmospheric prose Newbury Weekly News Newbury Weekly News 20050811 War, tragedy and passion unfurl against a Mediterranean backdrop in this engrossing debut novel You magazine You magazine 20050811 Wonderful descriptions, strong characters and an intimate portrait of island existence Woman Home Woman Home 20050811 Passionately engaged with its subjectthe author has meticulously researched her fascinating background and medical facts The Sunday Times The Sunday Times 20050811 A page turning tale that reminds us that love and life continue in even the most extraordinary of circumstances Sunday Express Sunday Express 20050811 Hislop s deep research, imagination and patent love of Crete creates a convincing portrait of times on the island She writes evocatively of the minutiae of traditional life Shemanages to milk the dramatic potential of each unexpected twist and broken engagement, of the ruined and resurrected lives of her characters A moving and absorbing holiday read that pulls at the heart strings Evening Standard Evening Standard 20050606 At last a beach book with a heart Meticulous research into Cretan culturepacked with family sagas, doomed love affairs, devastating secrets She also forces us to reflect on illness, both the nasty, narrow mindedness of the healthy and the spirit of survival in the so called unclean Her message seems as relevant today as it would have been a century ago Observer Observer 20050606 A moving and atmospheric tale The Scotsman The Scotsman 20050606 A promising debut Grazia magazine Grazia 20050606 The Island IMDb Jul , Watch videoDirected by Michael Bay With Scarlett Johansson, Ewan McGregor, Djimon Hounsou, Steve Buscemi A man living in a futuristic sterile colony begins to question his circumscribed existence when friend is chosen go the Island, last uncontaminated place on earth Rotten Tomatoes Critics Consensus clone of THX Coma, and Logan s Run, The another loud bombastic movie where explosions chases matter than characters, dialogue, or plot Victoria Hislop Petrakis family lives small Greek seaside village Plaka Just off coast tiny island Spinalonga, nation leper once was located that has haunted four generations women Russian with English subtitles YouTube Jun biographical film about th century Eastern Orthodox monk Pyotr Mamonov, who plays lead character, formerly rock musician Official Site In hour long internationally acclaimed adventurer survivalist Bear Grylls gives modern American ultimate challenge Can Reviews Venues Event Spaces reviews I basically live here It volleyball enthusiasts refuge There are courts inside outside So they have sand leagues, tournaments, drop year around nothing amazing then it Aug videoA cataclysmic event causes man, dreams winning lottery, become stranded an co workers Hislop first novel international bestseller selected for Richard Judy Summer Read, won Newcomer Year Award at Galaxy British Book Awards Victoria Wikipedia ne Hamson born author Personal Born Bromley, Kent now part London she raised Tonbridge, Kent, attended Tonbridge Grammar School She studied St Hilda College, Oxford worked publishing as journalist before Author Island beautiful epic spans nearly hundred years, Thread magnificent story friendship love Similar authors follow bestselling Return United Kingdom, writes travel features Sunday Telegraph, Mail Sunday, House Garden, Woman Home About read Oxford, publishing, PR becoming novelist married two children Her novel, held number one slot Times paperback charts eight consecutive weeks sold over million copies worldwide Novel Hislop, Return, written wonderfully evocative enthralling saga enriched deep emotion sweeping historical events, from fire civil war Nazi brutality economic collapse Paperback Barnes Telegraph Profiles Facebook View profiles people named Join Facebook connect others you may know power Series Order writer, well regarded figure within industry, her having turned writing fiction full time K likes official fan page brought UK publishers, Headline Beautifully imagined, researched evocatively told, recreates follows its inmates neighbors Crete through Second World War present day Fantastic Fiction writer chart Observer review Books Review pp takes brave set island, populate assortment Audiobooks Audible These bittersweet tales loyalty, separation reconciliation, captured unique voice, will stay after reach end Three these stories 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    • The Island
    • 4.3
    • 578
    • Hardcover
    • 482 pages
    • Victoria Hislop
    • English
    • 15 December 2017

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