Winter in Madrid

Winter in Madrid

Author(s): C J Sansom

Location(s): Madrid

Genre(s): Fiction

Era(s): 1940s



The Spanish Civil War is over, Madrid is in ruins, the Germans continue their sweep through Europe, and Franco refuses to enter the Second World War. Unassuming spy, Harry Brett, is sent over to Spain and rekindles his friendship with Sandy Forsyth. The novel twists and turns and really brings to life through clever use of turns of phrases of the epoc, intertwined relationships and a climactic end.

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Book Reviews

Lead Review

A terrific historical novel. An absolute must for all lovers of quality writing and historical fiction set in Spain.

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Historically fascinating

Author: catherinesfinch7

A splendid tale set against the background of the terrible Spanish Civil War. Gripping until the end.

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