Books - Review

Captain Corelli's MandolinGreek islanders on Cephalonia suffer the occupying Italian army. Correlli and Pelagia the Doctor's daughter fall in love, but are doomed never to marry. In fact Pelagia is engaged to a local fisherman Mandras who goes to fight with the Greek resistance and is transformed into an insensitive monster. Re-read this, finishing 23 October 2002 - really fab again!
by Louis de Berniere
Score: 9.5
Published: tbc
Read: March 27th 2001


John said

Great stuff! Funny and tragic.

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