Winner of the second literary Amnesty International Prize Already an international bestseller - rights sold in 20 countries worldwide and film rights acquired For fans of Isabel Allende and An Patchett's Bel Canto
Elsa Osorio is an award-winning writer and teacher. Winner of the Premio Nacional de Literatura in Argentina for this novel, she now lives in Madrid.
'A family drama with a political kick' Scotsman 'We are deeply touched by a personal struggle: a woman's quest to discover the truth about herself and her country's history' Big Issue 'An affecting story of bravery in a culture of fear' Sunday Herald 'Brilliant. A passionate novel, one of those you can't put aside' El Mundo