The Nightingale Won't Let You Sleep

by Stephen Heighton
The Nightingale Won't Let You Sleep
  • ISBN-13: 9780735232563
  • Author(s): Stephen Heighton
  • Subject: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
  • Publisher: Penguin Random House Group
  • Imprint: Penguin Canada
  • Publication Date: 16-03-2017
  • Format: p/b

Availability: In stock

£15.99
Elias Trifannis is desperate to belong somewhere. To make his dying ex-cop father happy, he joins the military - but by the time he realises it was a terrible mistake, it's too late and a tragedy has occurred. In the aftermath, exhausted by nightmares, Elias is sent to Cyprus to recover, where he attempts to find comfort in the arms of Eylul, a beautiful Turkish journalist. But the lovers' reprieve end, driving Elias into Varosha, once a popular Greek-Cypriot resort town, abandoned since 1974. Hidden in the ruins is a community of exiles and refugees...
About the book

Elias Trifannis is desperate to belong somewhere. To make his dying ex-cop father happy, he joins the military - but by the time he realises it was a terrible mistake, it's too late and a tragedy has occurred. In the aftermath, exhausted by nightmares, Elias is sent to Cyprus to recover, where he attempts to find comfort in the arms of Eylul, a beautiful Turkish journalist. But the lovers' reprieve end, driving Elias into Varosha, once a popular Greek-Cypriot resort town, abandoned since 1974. Hidden in the ruins is a community of exiles and refugees...