The Eagle of Spinalonga is a unique and thoroughly intriguing novel about a leper who turns an uncivilized island into a bastion of resistance against the Nazis during World War II. This powerful story takes a deeper look at humanity and will stick with you for a long time. And you can get it on sale today for just $2.99! Check it out now!
Name: The Eagle of Spinalonga
Rating: 4.9 stars over 28 reviews
Description: Nikos is twenty two years old, handsome, clever and just graduated law school when he finds out he has leprosy. He is sent into exile to Spinalonga, a rock island of Crete where there is no food, no electricity, no medical help, no supplies, nothing. He catches an eagle as a unique way to source food then, armed with his education and natural instincts he decides to create a life of dignity for the inhabitants of Spinalonga in the style of the city state system of Ancient Greece. Pavlos a thug criminal sent there by the state from prison does everything in his power to maintain chaos and terror so as to keep control of the island. World War 2 breaks out and the Nazis invade and inflict horrors upon the Greek people. Nikos and the people of Spinalonga outsmart the Nazis and play a major role in the resistance.
Reviews: "This is one of the most beautifully written books I have read in years. With only the use of words, the author is able to invoke such strong emotions that even I was brought to tears more than once and along the way, there were times of laughter, and bouts of being awestruck."
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