La Isla [Victoria Hislop] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Alella, Barcelona. 23 cm. p. Encuadernación en tapa blanda de editorial. The Island is a historical novel written by Victoria Hislop. It has won several awards including Newcomer of the Year at the British Book Awards. The book. La isla by Victoria Hislop, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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It is here that Alexis meets an old friend of her mother’s, Fotini, who is prepared to tell her for the first time the whole tragic story of her family. Retrieved October 8, Victoria Hislop Pack by Victoria Hislop 4.

Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. She discovers how intimately she is connected with the island and with the horror and pity of the leper colony which was once there, and learns too that the secrets of the past have the power to change the future.

What Fotini tells her is shocking and tragic, it is the story which Sofia has spent her life concealing: Kristin Hannah Goodreads Author. Further suggestions might be found on the article’s talk page.


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Tatiana de Rosnay Goodreads Author. Alexis knows little or nothing about her family’s past and has always resented her mother for refusing to discuss it. Want to Read saving…. Bookjacket for The Island.

Refresh and try again. Jamie Ford Goodreads Author. Cictoria knows only that her mother, Sofia, grew up in Plaka, a small Cretan village, before moving to London. Rowan Coleman Goodreads Author. Emma Donoghue Goodreads Author. Views Read Edit View history. This page was last edited on 16 Septemberat Loss by Victoria Hislop Editor 3. Energy, Motivation, Performance by Victoria Hislop 0.

Eleni has two children, called Maria and Anna with her husband Georgio.

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Reader’s Digest Association Editor. Mega Channel Greece produced a episode television series called “To Nisi” The Islandbased on the book; the series premiered on 11 October Cathy Galvin Editor.

You can help Wikipedia by expanding it. Cartes Postales from Greece by Victoria Hislop 3. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The Island by Victoria Hislop 4. Set on the island of Spinalongaoff the coast of Creteand on the village of Plaka which lies within swimming distance across the bay from it, The Island tells the story of Alexis Fielding, a year-old on the cusp of a life-changing decision. Making her first visit to Crete to see the village where her mother was born, Alexis discovers that the village of Plaka faces the small, now deserted island of Spinalonga, which, she is shocked and surprised to learn was Greece ‘s leper colony for much of the 20th century.