Book Detail

Fountains of Silence

ISBN: 9780593105665

Contributors: Sepetys, Ruta (Author)
Jáuregui, Maite (Read by)
Sepetys, Ruta (Read by)
Ferrone, Richard (Read by)
Hellegers, Neil (Read by)
Kane, Joshua (Read by)
Kaplan, Liza (Read by)
Wyman, Oliver (Read by)

Publisher: Listening Library, 2019

Binding: Compact Disc (Readerbound Available)

Retail: $60.00

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1 copy: $46.80
2-29 copies: $43.80
30+ copies: $42.00


"Madrid, 1957. Under the fascist dictatorship of General Francisco Franco, Spain is hiding a dark secret. Meanwhile, tourists and foreign businessmen flood into Spain under the welcoming guise of sunshine and wine. Among them is eighteen-year-old Daniel Matheson, the son of an oil tycoon, who arrives in Madrid with his parents hoping to connect with the country of his mother's birth through the lens of his camera. Photography and fate introduce him to Ana, whose family's interweaving obstacles reveal the lingering grasp of the Spanish Civil War as well as chilling definitions of fortune and fear. Daniel's photographs leave him with uncomfortable questions amidst shadows of danger. He is backed into a corner of decisions to protect those he loves. Lives and hearts collide, revealing an incredibly dark side to the sunny Spanish city."--Provided by publisher.

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