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Santa Montefiore was born in England in 1970 to an Anglo-Argentine mother, and read Spanish and Italian at Exeter University. After a year teaching English on an Argentine estancia, she spent much of the nineties in Buenos Aires. She lives in London with her husband, the historian Simon Sebag Montefiore, and their children, Lily and Sasha.

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If you like Santa Montefiore you might also like to read books by Victoria Hislop, Adele Geras and Marcia Willett.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Santa Montefiore

The Last Secret of the Deverills by Santa Montefiore
The Last Secret of the Deverills
Santa Montefiore
The dramatic conclusion to the bestselling Deverill Chronicles. It is 1939 and peace has flourished since the Great War ended. But much has changed for the Deverill family and now a new generation is waiting in the wings...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/07/2017
Daughters of Castle Deverill by Santa Montefiore
Daughters of Castle Deverill
Santa Montefiore
Summer is not complete without a new novel from number one bestselling author Santa Montefiore
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/04/2017
The Gypsy Madonna by Santa Montefiore
The Gypsy Madonna
Santa Montefiore
A priceless Titian masterpiece. A sumptuous French chateau with a deadly secret. And a mystery hidden in a Bordeaux village that will change their lives forever...
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/10/2016
Songs of Love and War by Santa Montefiore
Songs of Love and War
Santa Montefiore
Lose yourself in a sweeping story of love, friendship and family from the bestselling author of The Beekeeper's Daughter...Perfect for all fans of Victoria Hislop and The Tea Planter's Wife.
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/05/2016
The Beekeeper's Daughter by Santa Montefiore
The Beekeeper's Daughter
Santa Montefiore
1932 and Grace, the estate’s beekeeper’s daughter, falls for Rufus the son and heir of the big house. Knowing he is far beyond her reach she marries faithful Freddy. World War II arrives and heroic Freddy actually saves Rufus’...
Format: Paperback - Released: 09/04/2015
Last Voyage of the Valentina by Santa Montefiore
Last Voyage of the Valentina
Santa Montefiore
Alba is a young woman very much enjoying the swinging sixties, hugely indulged by her father having brought her back as a baby from post-war Italy following her mother’s death. She’s little concerned with anything but having fun till she...
Format: Paperback - Released: 23/10/2014
The Beekeeper's Daughter by Santa Montefiore
The Beekeeper's Daughter
Santa Montefiore
1932 and Grace, the estate’s beekeeper’s daughter, falls for Rufus the son and heir of the big house. Knowing he is far beyond her reach she marries faithful Freddy. World War II arrives and heroic Freddy actually saves Rufus’...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/1970
Secrets of the Lighthouse by Santa Montefiore
Secrets of the Lighthouse
Santa Montefiore
May 2014 Book of the Month. A richly dark and bawdy historical thriller, whether you love this book will be complicated ultimately by how you feel about Richard and his godfather James....
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/04/2014
The Summer House by Santa Montefiore
The Summer House
Santa Montefiore
Sometimes it takes a tragedy to reveal the truth. But what if the truth is harder to bear than the tragedy...?
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/04/2013

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