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Hislop, Victoria

Overview
Works: 94 works in 562 publications in 25 languages and 7,706 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  Historical fiction  Short stories  Romance fiction  Novels  Sagas  Detective and mystery fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Compiler
Classifications: PR6108.I85, 823.92
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Victoria Hislop
The thread : a novel by Victoria Hislop( Book )

81 editions published between 2011 and 2017 in 15 languages and held by 1,527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Thessaloniki, Greece, 1917: As Dimitri Komninos is born, a fire sweeps through the thriving multicultural city where Christians, Jews, and Muslims live side by side. It is the first of many catastrophic events that will forever change this place and its people. Five years later, as the Turkish army pushes west through Asia Minor, young Katerina loses her mother in the crowd of refugees clambering for boats to Greece. Landing in Thessaloniki's harbor, she is at the mercy of strangers in an unknown city. For the next eighty years, the lives of Dimitri and Katerina will be entwined with each other and-through Nazi occupation, civil war, persecution, and economic collapse-with the story of their homeland. Thessaloniki, Greece, 2007: A young Anglo-Greek hears his grandparents' remarkable story for the first time and understands he has a decision to make. For decades, Dimitri and Katerina have looked after the treasures of those who have been forced from their beloved city. Should he stay and become their new custodian?"--Page 4 of cover
The island by Victoria Hislop( Book )

124 editions published between 2005 and 2017 in 22 languages and held by 1,510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alexis Fielding longs to find out about her mother's past. But Sofia has never spoken of it. All she admits to is growing up in a small Cretan village before moving to London. When Alexis decides to visit Crete, however, Sofia gives her daughter a letter to take to an old friend ... Arriving in Plaka, Alexis is astonished at its proximity to the deserted island of Spinalonga - Greece's former leper colony
The return by Victoria Hislop( Book )

72 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in 14 languages and held by 1,284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beneath the majestic towers of the Alhambra, Granada's cobbled streets resonate with music and secrets. Sonia Cameron knows nothing of the city's shocking past; she is here to dance. But in a quiet cafe, a chance conversation and an intriguing collection of old photographs draw her into the extraorinary tale of Spain's devastating civil war. Seventy years earlier, the cafe was home to the close-knit Ramirez family. In 1936, an army coup led by Franco shatters the counry's fragile peace, and in the heart of Granada the family witnesses the worst atrocities of conflict. Divided by politics and tragedy, everyone must take a side, fighting a personal battle as Spain rips itself apart
The sunrise : a novel by Victoria Hislop( Book )

54 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in 11 languages and held by 1,080 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A "novel about loyalty, love, and resilience in the face of tremendous upheaval--a saga of survival set during the 1974 Cypriot coup d'état that tells the intersecting stories of three families whose lives are decimated when brewing ethnic tensions erupt into conflict"--Amazon.com
Cartes postales from Greece by Victoria Hislop( Book )

20 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Week after week, the postcards arrive, addressed to a name Ellie does not know, with no return address, each signed with an initial: A. With their bright skies, blue seas and alluring images of Greece, these cartes postales brighten her life. After six months, to her disappointment, they cease. But the montage she has created on the wall of her flat has cast a spell. She must see this country for herself. On the morning Ellie leaves for Athens, a notebook arrives. Its pages tell the story of a man's odyssey through Greece. Moving, surprising and sometimes dark, A's tale unfolds with the discovery not only of a culture but also of a desire to live life to the full once more. Beloved, bestselling author Victoria Hislop's Cartes Postales from Greece is fiction illustrated with photographs that make this journey around Greece, already alive in the imagination, linger forever in the mind
The last dance and other stories by Victoria Hislop( Book )

19 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three of these stories were previously published in Victoria Hislop's ebook collection, One Cretan Evening. In ten powerful stories, Victoria Hislop takes us through the streets of Athens and into the tree-lined squares of Greek villages. As she evokes their distinct atmosphere, she brings vividly to life a host of unforgettable characters, from a lonesome priest to battling brothers, and from an unwanted stranger to a groom troubled by music and memory. These bittersweet tales of love and loyalty, of separation and reconciliation, captured in Victoria Hislop's unique voice, will stay with you long after you reach the end
The story : love, loss & the lives of women( Book )

3 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring two centuries of women's short fiction, ranging from established Queens of the short story like Alice Munro and Angela Carter, to contemporary rising stars like Miranda July and Chimanda Ngozi Adichie, this is the biggest and most beautiful collection in print today. Handpicked by one of the nation's favourite novelists, Victoria Hislop - herself a great writer of, and champion of, short stories - and divided thematically into collections on love, laughter and loss, there's a story for every mood, mindset and moment in life. CONTRIBUTORS INCLUDE: Margaret Atwood, Angela Carter, Emma Donoghue, Daphne Du Maurier, Stella Duffy, Susan Hill, Doris Lessing, Penelope Lively, Katherine Mansfield, Hilary Mantel, Lorrie Moore, Alice Munro, Ali Smith, Muriel Spark, Alice Walker, Jeanette Winterson, Virginia Woolf
One Cretan evening and other stories by Victoria Hislop( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The return by Victoria Hislop( Recording )

11 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mesmerising new novel from the author of the smash hit The Island "Beneath the majestic towers of the Alhambra, Granada's cobbled streets resonate with music and secrets. Sonia Cameron knows nothing of the city's shocking past; she is here to dance. But in a quiet cafe, a chance conversation and an intriguing collection of old photographs draw her into the extraordinary tale of Spain's devastating civil war. Seventy years earlier, the cafe is home to the close-knit Ramirez family. In 1936, an army coup led by Franco shatters the country's fragile peace, and in the heart of Granada the family witnesses the worst atrocities of conflict. Divided by politics and tragedy, everyone must take a side, fighting a personal battle as Spain rips itself apart. Captivating and deeply moving
The island by Victoria Hislop( Recording )

12 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the brink of her own life-changing decision, Alexis Fielding longs to find out about her mother's past. But Sofia has never spoken of it. All she admits to is growing up in a small Cretan village before moving to London
The story( Book )

2 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The LOSS collection from Victoria Hislop's THE STORY, 100 short stories written by women, selected and introduced by one of the nation's favourite novelists. A collection of short stories about LOSS selected and introduced by Victoria Hislop. Perfect for any fiction lover. Featuring two centuries of women's short fiction, ranging from established Queens of the short story like Katherine Mansfield and Lorrie Moore, to contemporary rising stars like Yiyun Li and Emma Donoghue, this is the biggest and most beautiful collection in print today. Handpicked by one of the na
The story( Book )

2 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The LIVES collection from Victoria Hislop's THE STORY, 100 short stories written by women, selected and introduced by one of the nation's favourite novelists. A collection of short stories about LOVE selected and introduced by Victoria Hislop. Perfect for any fiction lover. Featuring two centuries of women's short fiction, ranging from established Queens of the short story like Dorothy Parker and Grace Paley, to contemporary rising stars like Holly Goddard Jones, this is the biggest and most beautiful collection in print today. Handpicked by one of the nation's favou
The story( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The thread by Victoria Hislop( Recording )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thessaloniki, 1917. As Dimitri Komninos is born, a fire sweeps through the thriving multicultural city. Five years later, young Katerina escapes to Greece when her home in Asia Minor is destroyed by the Turkish army. Losing her mother in the chaos, she finds herself on a boat to an unknown destination. From that day the lives of Dimitri and Katerina become entwined. Thessaloniki, 2007. A young Anglo-Greek hears the life story of his grandparents for the first time and realises he has a decision to make. For many decades, they have looked after the memories and treasures of people who have been forcibly driven from their beloved city. Should he become their new custodian? Should he stay or should he go?
The sunrise, Victoria Hislop by Victoria Hislop( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story : love, loss & the lives of women : 100 great short stories by Victoria Hislop( )

9 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bloemlezing met honderd oorspronkelijk Engelse verhalen van voornamelijk schrijfsters uit de 19e, 20e en 21e eeuw
Gu dao lian ren by Victoria Hislop( Book )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fix your life now! by Duncan Goodhew( Book )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sink or swim : energy, motivation, performance by Duncan Goodhew( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Finding the right balance in life between work, family and friends is essential for success, health and fulfilment: whether it's to exercise, spend more time with your children, or prepare more thoroughly for those important meetings, it's often hard to keep your resolve. However, there are a number of easy strategies that can change your life and be the springboard from which you can reach all your goals. In Sink or swim, Duncan Goodhew and Victoria Hislop tell how, with a few simple changes in exercise, eating and time management habits, you can find the motivation and the confidence to succeed in all aspects of your life. By developing the right mental and physical attitude, you'll be revived and energised for life!
 
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Alternative Names
Hamson, Victoria 1959-

Hislop, Ṿiḳtoriah 1959-

Hislopa, Viktorija 1959-

Victoria Hislop Brits schrijfster

Victoria Hislop escritora británica

Victoria Hislop Femme de lettres anglaise

Victoria Hislop femme de lettres britannique

Βικτόρια Χίσλοπ

Виктория Хислъп

Хислоп, Виктория

היסלופּ, וקטוריה

היסלופ, וקטוריה 1959-

ויקטוריה היסלופ

ויקטוריה היסלופ סופרת בריטית

히슬롭, 빅토리아 1959-

ヴィクトリア・ヒスロップ

维多利亚希斯洛普

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