The Daughter: A Novel

Front Cover
Arcadia Books, 2002 - Fiction - 214 pages
1 Review
This description of rural Greece during German occupation and civil war tells the story of Meskaris, a young mother who takse an Italian lover while her husband is away fighting, takes as her lover a shy Italian soldier. With victory, the villagers will exact a terrible revenge.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

Review: The Daughter

User Review  - Barb Bailey - Goodreads

This book was a hard read for me. The story is told by a daughter in a village in Greece, during the occupation by Germans and Italians. The villagers had a very difficult time , lived in fear , and ... Read full review


Section 1
Section 2
Section 3

9 other sections not shown

Common terms and phrases

About the author (2002)

Pavlos Matesis is one of Greece's leading playwrights and novelists. He lives in Athens, Greece.

Bibliographic information