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Inhaltsangabe: ?Apowerful meditation on the undying nature of love and the often cruel beauty ofone?s own fate. This is a novel you simply must read!? ?Andre Dubus III, New York Times bestselling author of Townie
FromSimon Van Booy, the award-winning author of LoveBegins in Winter and The Secret Lives of People in Love, comesa debut novel of longing and discovery amidst the ruins of Athens. Withechoes of Nicole Krauss?s The History of Love and CharlesBaxter?s The Feast of Love, Van Booy?sresonant tale of threeisolated, disaffected adults discovering one another in Greece is thecompelling product of an inquisitive, visionary talent. In the words of RobertOlen Butler, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of A Good Scent from a StrangeMountain, ?Simon Van Booy knows a great deal about the complex longings of thehuman heart.?
Rebecca is young, lost, and beautiful. A gifted artist, she seeks solace and inspiration in the Mediterranean heat of Athens?trying to understand who she is and how she can love without fear.
George has come to Athens to learn ancient languages after growing up in New England boarding schools and Ivy League colleges. He has no close relationships with anyone and spends his days hunched over books or wandering the city in a drunken stupor.
Henry is in Athens to dig. An accomplished young archaeologist, he devotedly uncovers the city?s past as a way to escape his own, which holds a secret that not even his doting parents can talk about.
...And then, with a series of chance meetings, Rebecca, George, and Henry are suddenly in flight, their lives brighter and clearer than ever, as they fall headlong into a summer that will forever define them in the decades to come.
Buchbeschreibung Beautiful Books, 2011. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Good. Ex Library Book with usual stamps and stickers. Good condition book. Good condition is defined as: a copy that has been read but remains in clean condition. All of the pages are intact and the cover is intact and the spine may show signs of wear. The book may have minor markings which are not specifically mentioned. Most items will be dispatched the same or the next working day. Buchnummer des Verkäufers mon0005155832
Buchbeschreibung Paperback. Buchzustand: Very Good. The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Buchnummer des Verkäufers GOR003119605
Buchbeschreibung Beautiful, 2011. Hardcover. Buchzustand: New. Buchnummer des Verkäufers P111907616616
Buchbeschreibung Beautiful Books, London, United Kingdom, 2011. Hardcover. Buchzustand: New. Zustand des Schutzumschlags: New. 1st Edition. First UK Edition, First Printing. This is a true first UK edition, first printing (first impression) with a full numberline on copyright page meeting the first edition criteria for this publisher. Very Uncommon true first, the Publisher went Bankrupt soon after publication this book had a small print run. Signed by the author Simon Van Booy to the title page. Signed by Author(s). Buchnummer des Verkäufers 004550