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Synopsis: The enthralling novel from Victoria Hislop, the million-copy bestselling author of THE ISLAND and THE RETURN. Thessaloniki, 1917. As Dimitri Komninos is born, a devastating fire sweeps through the thriving Greek city where Christians, Jews and Muslims live side by side. Five years later, Katerina Sarafoglou's home in Asia Minor is destroyed by the Turkish army. Losing her mother in the chaos, she flees across the sea to an unknown destination in Greece. Soon her life will become entwined with Dimitri's, and with the story of the city itself, as war, fear and persecution begin to divide its people. Thessaloniki, 2007. A young Anglo-Greek hears his grandparents' life story for the first time and realises he has a decision to make. For many decades, they have looked after the memories and treasures of the people who were forced to leave. Should he become their next custodian and make this city his home?
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From the internationally acclaimed author of The Island and The Return comes a sweeping and unforgettable story of love and friendship and the choices that must be made when loyalties are challenged.
Thessaloniki, Greece, 1917: As Dimitri Komninos is born, a fire sweeps through the thriving multicultural city where Christians, Jews, and Muslims live side by side. It is the first of many catastrophic events that will forever change this place and its people. Five years later, as the Turkish army pushes west through Asia Minor, young Katerina loses her mother in the crowd of refugees clambering for boats to Greece. Landing in Thessaloniki's harbor, she is at the mercy of strangers in an unknown city. For the next eighty years, the lives of Dimitri and Katerina will be entwined with each other and—through Nazi occupation, civil war, persecution, and economic collapse—with the story of their homeland.
Thessaloniki, Greece, 2007: A young Anglo-Greek hears his grandparents' remarkable story for the first time and understands he has a decision to make. For decades, Dimitri and Katerina have looked after the treasures of those who have been forced from their beloved city. Should he stay and become their new custodian?
Title: Thread Signed Edition
Publisher: Headline Hb
Book Condition: GOOD
Book Description Headline Review, London, 2011. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. Thessaloniki, 1917. As Dimitri Komninos is born, a devastating fire sweeps through the thriving Greek city where Christians, Jews and Muslims live side by side. Signed by Victoria Hislop to the Title Page. Both Book and Dust Jacket are in As New condition except for a little rubbing to the base of the spine a small amount of rippling to the lower front face of the Jacket. There are no inscriptions and the Dust Jacket has not been price clipped. This unread book is guaranteed to be a 1st Edition, 1st Printing. Publishers number 1 confirms that this book is a first printing. The Jacket is protected by archival protective covering. The book is professionally wrapped and packed with great care with bubble wrap and placed in a special book box to ensure that the book arrives at your destination in perfect condition. Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # 000935
Book Description Headline Review, UK, 2011. Hardcover. Book Condition: As New. Dust Jacket Condition: As New. 1st Edition. An as new first printing in a likewise unclipped dust jacket. This immaculate unread gift condition copy is SIGNED, LINED " Through a pale gossamer haze the sea shimmered " and pre Publication Day DATED 16th October 2011 and located Cheltenham, beautifully written by the Author to the title page. where the book was originally launched. Scarce to find with these superb attributes and very attractively priced. Author Signed. Bookseller Inventory # 004790
Book Description Headline Review, 2011. Hardcover. Book Condition: As New. Dust Jacket Condition: As New. 1st Edition. A very fine first printing in a likewise unclipped dust wrapper. Unread gift condition, SIGNED and Publication Day DATED 27.October 2011 by the author to the title page. A super copy. BOXED DESPATCH: OVERSEAS AIR ONLY: PLEASE DO NOT SELECT SURFACE. Bookseller Inventory # ABE-1476716663372