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Description - Berta Isla by Javier Marias

A marriage built on lies, a man with many faces, an unpaid debt to the secret service - rich drama from the author of The Infatuations

'For a while, she wasn't sure that her husband was her husband. Sometimes she thought he was, and sometimes not.'

Berta and Tomas meet in Madrid and, though both young, they decide to spend their lives together. Eighteen and betrothed, Tomas leaves to study at Oxford. His talent for languages quickly catches the interest of a certain government agency, but Tomas resists their offers - until one day he makes a mistake that will affect the rest of his life, and that of his beloved Berta. After university he returns to marry her, knowing he won't be able to stay for long . . .

Gripping and intricate, Berta Isla is about a relationship built on secrets and lies - and the counter forces of resentment and loyalty at its core.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780241983553
Format: Paperback / softback
(198mm x 129mm x 32mm)
Pages: 544
Imprint: Penguin Books Ltd
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Publish Date: 10-Oct-2019
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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