[epub pdf] Sea of MemoriesAuthor Fiona Valpy – Bilb-weil.de

When Kendra first visits her ailing grandmother, Ella has only one request that Kendra write her story down, before she forgets In , seventeen year old Ella s life changes forever when she is sent to spend the summer on the beautiful le de R and meets the charismatic, creative Christophe They spend the summer together, exploring the island s sandy beaches and crystal clear waters, and, for the first time in her life, Ella feels truly freeBut the outbreak of war casts everything in a new light Ella is forced to return to Scotland, where she volunteers for the war effort alongside the dashing Angus In this new world, Ella feels herself drifting further and further from who she was on the le de R Can she ever find her way back And does she want to From the windswept le de R to the rugged hills of Scotland, Sea of Memories is a spellbinding journey about the power of memory, love and second chancesFiona Valpy spent seven years living in France, having moved there from the UK inShe and her family renovated an old, rambling farmhouse in the Bordeaux winelands, during which time she developed new found skills in cement mixing, interior decorating and wine tastingAll of these inspirations, along with a love for the place, the people and their history, have found their way into the books she s written, which have been translated into German, Norwegian, Czech and TurkishFiona now lives in Scotland, but enjoys regular visits to France in search of the sun