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Praise for Cartes Postales from Greece

“Hislop’s passionate love of the country breathes from every page.”
Dail Mail

“Hislop’s love affair with Greece continues, bringing the country triumphantly to life . . . [her] imaginative and compelling stories paint a remarkable portrait of Greece and its history.”
Viv Groskop, Sunday Express

“A lavish love letter to Greece…”
Sunday Mirror

“Hislop has woven colour photographs of the stunning Greek landscape into her narrative. I enjoyed being transported to Greece on Hislop’s wings of words and vivid descriptions … Cartes Postales From Greece contains all the elements of a classic Hislop…”
Daily Express

“When it comes to tales about Greece, Hislop is an undisputed queen – and this is easily her best novel yet.”
Heat

“Victoria Hislop writes so vividly about the Med, you can almost feel the scorching heat.”
Good Housekeeping

 

Read more about Victoria’s delightful and original new book here.

 


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Victoria on BBC Breakfast

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Victoria discusses "Cartes Postales from Greece" with Dan Walker and Louise Minchin on BBC Breakfast ...
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(by Anna Roins for Authorlink) The Sunday Times best-seller, Cartes Postales from Greece is a new, ground-breaking novel from Victoria Hislop, the internationally acclaimed bestselling author of The Island, The Return, The Thread, and The ...
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Why I Love… Greece

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Bestselling author Victoria Hislop on gorge-walking, water skiing, the drama of Delphi and her favourite Greek beach (from Wanderlust Magazine) I have a very strong connection with Greece. Nobody knows where it comes from, least ...
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Since May 2013, Victoria has been an official ambassador for UK based, international charity Lepra. They work on the ground in India, Bangladesh and Mozambique improving the lives of those affected by neglected diseases like ...
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My life in 8 objects

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(Telegraph magazine 19 September 2016) Oil painting This is by my uncle Neville Eldridge, an artist. He’s 89 and still paints every day, always with lots of light, optimism and energy. To me, he has ...
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The novelist Victoria Hislop has fallen in love with a little-known area of the city. She describes the places few tourists see. (September 24 2016, The Times) Not long ago, during a quiz on Greek ...
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Selected Books


A few of my favourite (Greek) Things…

Athens Daily Secret

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Athens Daily Secret - now rebranded Savoteur is ... Read More

Learn Greek!

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Learn Greek! Revel in the poetry and prose of Cavavy ... Read More

Liquid Gold

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The most amazing Cretan olive oil is now being imported ... Read More

ILaBoom

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"ILaBoom" makes beautiful miniature light boxes to order. I was ... Read More

Prosopa Restaurant, Athens

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Prosopa Restaurant - Konstantinopoleos 4/Megalou Vasileiou 52, Athens ... Read More

Ergon

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Ergon 16 Picton Place, London W1: superb new ... Read More

The Life Goddess

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The Life Goddess which offers some of the ... Read More
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