Day of the Bees""celebrates passion and creativity as it explores the links between love and violence, art and war, and reveals the sacrifices made for love?of person and country. An American art historian is seeking to discover why the famous painter Zermano abandoned his beautiful muse Louise during World War II. Visiting Louise's cottage in Provence after her death, the scholar finds letters that carry across a panoramic landscape of fifty years and piece together a tempestuous affair with tragic conclusions.
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Format: Paperback / softback
(203mm x 133mm x 19mm)
Random House Inc
Publisher: Random House USA Inc
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Author Biography - Thomas Sanchez
Thomas Sanchez lived for many years in Key West, Mallorca, and Paris, where the French Republic awarded him the Chevalier des Arts et des Lettres. He currently resides in Key West. He is the author of King Bongo, Mile Zero, Dayof the Bees, Zoot-Suit Murders and Rabbit Boss, which was named by the" San Francisco Chronicle" as one of the most important books of the twentieth century.