In 1935, Miguel Navarro finds himself on the wrong side of the Spanish Nationalists, so he flees to Guernica, the most ancient town of the Basque region. In the midst of this idyllic, isolated bastion of democratic values, Miguel finds more than a new life-he finds a love that not even war, tragedy or death can destroy.
About the Author
Dave Boling is a journalist living in the Seattle area.
Praise for Guernica…
“Boling has had the good sense to write under the influence of the Hemingway who gave us A Farewell to Arms and For Whom the Bell Tolls, and the result is a moving tale of courage and resilience.”—Kirkus Reviews“[A] reporter’s eye and a novelist’s heart and imagination. T he result is a wonderful and thought-provoking miniepic packed full of fascinating, little-known European history, rich characters and empathy.”—Oregonian “Debut novelist Dave Boling has written the kind of rich, compelling and utterly unforgettable novel all too rarely attempted and even more rarely realized. Boling’s remarkably researched book is a humane and thoughtful narrative of genuinely good people in impossible circumstances.”—PNBA Awards Committee