SynopsisA story of old betrayal and long-delayed revenge set against the background of the rape of Poland in 1939. The disappearance of Andrew Korwin was one tragedy among many. Twenty-five years later, sightings of Andrew Korwin by a beautiful young woman from New York, claiming to be his niece, raises questions. Why did Korwin, now a respectable businessman, change his name? Why was his partner attacked by trained assassins in Spain? And is Stefanie really the innocent, impulsive American she appears to be? The MI6 investigation must uncover the layers of the double deception that began in 1939.
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The Last Kings of Sark - Rosa Rankin-Gee
The Last Kings of Sark is the stunning debut novel from promising young writer Rosa Rankin-Gee who was the 2011 Paris Literary prize-winner.
Jude is 21 when she flies to the island of Sark to tutor rich local boy Pip for the summer. Pip is awkward and his mother is unsettling, but at least there's Sofi, the family's holiday cook. When Pip's father goes away on holiday, science lessons are discarded and summer really begins. Soon something surprising brings the three together, but those strange, golden weeks cannot last forever.