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The Sandcastle Girls

Historical Fiction Author Spotlight

The Sandcastle Girls

THE SANDCASTLE GIRLS, Chris Bohjalian's 15th book, is a spellbinding tale that travels between Aleppo, Syria, in 1915 and Bronxville, New York, in 2012 --- a sweeping historical love story steeped in the author’s Armenian heritage, a subject his legions of fans have been asking him to write about for years.

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The Sandcastle Girls
by Chris Bohjalian


Amber from Spokane, WA
Ann from Greenwood, MS
Ann from Cicero, IN
Annette from Duluth, GA
Anthony from Glens Falls, NY
Belinda from Orient, OH
Belle from Winnipeg, MB
Beth from Sioux Falls, SD
Betty from Berwyn, IL
Carol from Argyle, NY
Carole from Danville, CA
Cheri from Hicksville, NY
Cindy from Tiffin, OH
Cindy from Santa Clara, CA
Damian from New Roads, LA
Dana from Mississauga, ON
Dawn from Camden, SC
Deborah from Powell, WY
Deborah from Toronto, ON
Diana from Westmont, IL
Donna from Dandridge, TN
Eileen from Plano, TX
Elizabeth from Benton, AR
Evelyn from Lloyd Harbor, NY
Heather from Cape Coral, FL
Janan from Riverwoods, IL
Jane from Morenci, MI
Janet from Titusville, FL
Jannet from San Antonio, TX
Jennifer from Orange, CA
Jennifer from Terra Alta, WV
Jenny from Winthrop, ME
Jo from Columbia, PA
Joan from St. Petersburg, FL
Joanne from Dallas, TX
Joanne from Olympia, WA
Joyce from Framingham, MA
Judy from Boston, MA
Judy from Alpena, MI
Karel from Holland, MI
Karen from Oak Park, IL
Karen J from North Richland Hills, TX
Katharine from Sarasota, FL
Kathie from Keeseville, NY
Kathleen from Ellicott City, MD
Kathleen from Marietta, GA
Kathy from Lansdale, PA
Keith from Georgetown, MA
Kimberley from Westlake Village, CA
Kimberly from Runnemede, NJ
Laurie from Waipahu, HI
Linda from Decatur, IL
Linda from New Albany, IN
Linda from Glasgow, KY
Lindsey from Auburn, WA
Lisa from Greenville, AL
Lois from Leesburg, FL
Lonnie from Sharon, MA
Lynn from Mcloud, OK
Lynne from Baldwin, NY
Margaret from Spring Lake, MI
Mary from Willard, OH
Mary from Cedar Rapids, IA
Mary from Lansing, MI
Mary from Newark, CA
Matt from Grand Rapids, MI
Maureen from Middletown, CT
Melina from Youngstown, NY
Monica from Austin, TX
Nancy from Atlanta, GA
Nancy from Taunton, MA
Natalie from Warwick, RI
Natalie from Gatineau, QC
Pam from Putnam Valley, NY
Pamela from Bristow, OK
Paula from Peabody, MA
Rhonda from Colorado Springs, CO
Richard from La Mirada, CA
Robert from Hicksville, NY
Rory from Bayport, MN
Rosanne from Franklin Square, NY
Ruth from Norwalk, OH
Sally from Ramsey, NJ
Sharon from Ogdensburg, NY
Sharon from Taylor, MI
Sheryl from Toledo, OH
Sheryl from Delray Beach, FL
Sonia from Niskayuna, NY
Sue from Saint Charles, MO
Sue from Mount Vernon, WA
Sue from Waterloo, IA
Susan from Piffard, NY
Susan from Liberty, MO
Suzy from Cranford, NJ
Tamara from Tacoma, WA
Terri from Brentwood, TN
Thomas from Monroe, MI
Trish from Roaring Spring, PA
Vanessa from Buffalo, NY
Vicky from Trussville, AL