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The Songbirds

Christy Lefteri


*Limited number of signed copies available while stocks last
Edition contains either a signed bookplate or signed title page.

The heartbreaking follow-up to the million copy bestseller, The Beekeeper of Aleppo.

She walks unseen through our world. Cares for our children, cleans our homes. She has a story to tell. Will you listen?Nisha has crossed oceans to give her child a future. By day she cares for Petra’s daughter; at night she mothers her own little girl by the light of a phone.Nisha’s lover, Yiannis, is a poacher, hunting the tiny songbirds on their way to Africa each winter. His dreams of a new life, and of marrying Nisha, are shattered when she vanishes.No one cares about the disappearance of a domestic worker, except Petra and Yiannis. As they set out to search for her, they realise how little they know about Nisha. What they uncover will change them all.




Bonnier Zaffre



Publication Date:

2021 July


240 x 156 mm Hardback




Colour illustrations


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