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The Swallow and the Hummingbird Santa Montefiore

The Swallow and the Hummingbird By Santa Montefiore

The Swallow and the Hummingbird by Santa Montefiore


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Summary

When George Bolton returns home to Devon at the end of the war, Rita assumes that her childhood sweetheart will marry her and that their future will be a continuation of their past. But the boy who joined the RAF has come back a man, and a man irrevocably changed by the horrors that he has seen.

The Swallow and the Hummingbird Summary

The Swallow and the Hummingbird by Santa Montefiore

When George Bolton returns home to Devon at the end of the war, Rita assumes that her childhood sweetheart will marry her and that their future will be a reassuring continuation of their past. But the boy who joined the RAF has come back a man, and a man irrevocably changed by the horrors that he has seen. Unable to settle back into the sleepy seaside village, George resolves to spend a year on the family farm in Argentina, and, despite her disappointment, Rita promises to wait for him.

Rita keeps her promise. But for George there are irresistible temptations, and an agonising choice to make ...

The Swallow and the Hummingbird Reviews

Glamorous, memorable, delicious - Wendy Holden, Sunday Express

Romantics will adore this story of yearning love. - Daily Express

About Santa Montefiore

Santa Montefiore was born in England in 1970 to an Anglo-Argentine mother, and read Spanish and Italian at Exeter University. After a year teaching English on an Argentine estancia, she spent much of the nineties in Buenos Aires. She lives in London with her husband, the historian Simon Sebag Montefiore, and their two children.

Additional information

GOR001613614
9780340822913
0340822910
The Swallow and the Hummingbird by Santa Montefiore
Used - Very Good
Hardback
Hodder & Stoughton
2004-03-15
480
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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