The Gypsy Madonna by Santa Montefiore

The Gypsy Madonna

bySanta Montefiore

Mass Market Paperback | June 29, 2006

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Mischa knows what it is to be abandoned. His German father disappeared at the end of the war, leaving him and his mother to endure the hatred and contempt of all the French villagers, the two of them against the world. And his surrogate father vanishes too, with no word of explanation.

Mischa bears these scars into manhood. Only when his mother dies, revealing the existence of a priceless masterpiece, does he go on the trail of his own history. He makes a pilgrimage into the past, to that French village of his childhood, and there he uncovers the secret of the Gypsy Madonna.

About The Author

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 children, Lily and Sa...
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Title:The Gypsy MadonnaFormat:Mass Market PaperbackDimensions:368 pages, 7 × 4.5 × 0.97 inPublished:June 29, 2006Publisher:HodderLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0340830921

ISBN - 13:9780340830925

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Engaging and charming-Penny Vincenzi, Mail on Sunday on THE BUTTERFLY BOX