The Fountains of Silence

Author(s): Ruta Sepetys

Teenage/Young Adult Fiction | Historical Romance | Crime & Mystery | June Fiction

A haunting and romantic novel set in post-war Spain by Ruta Sepetys - winner of the Carnegie Medal 2017.


Madrid, 1957.


Daniel, young, wealthy and unsure of his place in the world, views the city through the lens of his camera.


Ana, a hotel maid whose family is suffering under the fascist dictatorship of General Franco.


Lives and hearts collide as they unite to uncover the hidden darkness within the city.


A darkness that could engulf them all...


Master storyteller Ruta Sepetys once again shines light into one of history's darkest corners in this epic, heart-wrenching novel about identity, unforgettable love and the hidden violence of silence.


Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9780241421857
  • : Penguin Books, Limited
  • : Penguin Books, Limited
  • : 0.351
  • : July 2020
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  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Ruta Sepetys
  • : Paperback
  • : English
  • : 813.6
  • : 512