Snow Country : The epic historical novel from the author of Birdsong


Author: Faulks, Sebastian Published 02/06/2022 | Paperback / softback
128 x 196 x 44 | 258g

ISBN: 9781784704070 Category:

Read this masterful, generation-spanning love story, set in Austria as it recovers from one war and awaits the coming of another.

‘Wistful, yearning and wise’ Elizabeth Day1914: Aspiring journalist Anton arrives in Vienna where he meets Delphine, a woman of deep secrets. Anton is entranced by the light of first love, until his country declares war on hers.

1927: For Lena, life in a small town has been cosseted and cold. When her love affair with a young lawyer crumbles, she leaves to take a post at the snow-capped sanatorium, the Schloss Seeblick.

1933: Anton is sent to write about the mysterious Schloss Seeblick. In this place, on the banks of a silvery lake where the roots of human suffering are laid bare, two people will see each other as if for the first time…

‘Fascinating… A rich, dark story’ The TimesSebastian Faulks, Sunday Times bestseller, September 2023

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