The Secret Sister

by Fotini Zalikoglu
The Secret Sister
  • ISBN-13: 9781609452452
  • Author(s): Fotini Zalikoglu
  • Subject: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)|modern fiction
  • Publisher: Europa Editions
  • Imprint: Europa Editions
  • Publication Date: 29-01-2015
  • Format: p/b

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For Jonathan, a third generation Greek American who has never set foot in his ancestral homeland, a journey to crisis-ridden contemporary Greece will unleash a century of buried family secrets. Suspended between the sky and the ocean, he will piece together the story of his grandmother Erasmia and her beloved sister Frosso, of how, displaced as children in the Greco-Turkish war of 1922, they grew up destitute and alone in the slums of Athens.
About the book

For Jonathan, a third generation Greek American who has never set foot in his ancestral homeland, a journey to crisis-ridden contemporary Greece will unleash a century of buried family secrets. Suspended between the sky and the ocean, he will piece together the story of his grandmother Erasmia and her beloved sister Frosso, of how, displaced as children in the Greco-Turkish war of 1922, they grew up destitute and alone in the slums of Athens.