Nadia Marks was going to celebrate the publication of her latest book One Summer in Crete with a book launch at the Hellenic Centre in May. Watch this short clip where Nadia explains the inspiration behind her new novel.
About the Book
Nadia (Kitromilidou) Marks’ fourth novel, One Summer in Crete published May 2020 by Macmillan publishers is set on the Aegean island of Ikaria and on Crete…
…With one small twist of fate, Calli has lost everything. The man she loved has gone and her chances of having a family have disappeared. So when she is sent to the idyllic Greek island of Ikaria to write a magazine article, it feels like the perfect escape. The locals there are among the happiest and healthiest in the world. The island has a secret to a balanced life, one that Calli feels compelled to discoverer…
Travelling on to Crete the island her family comes from, Calli begins to suspect there are even more secrets, darker secrets, closer to home. Her aunt Froso begins to recount the story of her own heartache as a teenage girl facing cruel hardships in rural Greece. A story of love, betrayal and revenge, it will change Calli’s life for ever.
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