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The Summer of Katya

Trevanian August 03, 2018

The time is that golden summer of 1914, a summer remembered for its glorious sunny days that seemed to roll endlessly forward until the guns of August changed the world forever The place is the small French Basque village of Salies.Jean Marc Montjean, recently graduated from medical school, comes to Salies as assistant to the village physician His first case begins in anThe time is that golden summer of 1914, a summer remembered for its glorious sunny days that seemed to roll endlessly forward until the guns of August changed the world forever The place is the small French Basque village of Salies.Jean Marc Montjean, recently graduated from medical school, comes to Salies as assistant to the village physician His first case begins in an unexpected way One afternoon, as he sits daydreaming under a tree in the park by the river, a beautiful girl walks toward him and demands that Jean Marc come to her home outside the village to attend her twin brother, Paul.Paul Treville s broken arm is quickly set, but Jean Marc s involvement with the Treville family Katya, Paul, and their father has just begun Jean Marc is invited to dinner and to other dinners and outings He falls deeply in love with Katya and tries to court her even though he soon becomes aware that the Trevilles are haunted by a secret in their past.Jean Marc is warned by Katya s brother that she is delicate and that he should curb his attentions But Jean Marc is young, hopeful, and in love And, besides, he is certain that Katya returns his affections When Jean Marc learns that the Trevilles are planning to leave the village forever, he insists on a final meeting with Katya That meeting and the events that follow it turn what was an idyllic romance into an unending nightmare Katya s secret is revealed in a chilling climax that stays with the reader long after the final page of her story is turned.Trevanian is at the top of his form in this novel, which evokes a innocent time a time when the violence that shattered four lives seemed to adumbrate the crumbling of empires that was to follow the summer of Katya.


  • Title: The Summer of Katya
  • Author: Trevanian
  • ISBN: 9780517548295
  • Page: 380
  • Format: Hardcover
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