The Drago Tree
By Isobel Blackthorn
Genre: Contemporary, Literary, Romance
"Haunted by demons past and present, geologist Ann Salter seeks sanctuary on the exotic island of Lanzarote. There she meets charismatic author Richard Parry and indigenous potter Domingo, and together they explore the island.
Ann's encounters with the island's hidden treasures becomes a journey deep inside herself as she struggles to understand who she was, who she is, and who she wants to be.
Set against a panoramic backdrop of dramatic island landscapes and Spanish colonial history, The Drago Tree is an intriguing tale of betrayal, conquest and love in all its forms."
Author of The Honey Thief, Robert Hillman says, “This beautifully constructed novel reveals the complexity we invite into our lives when we open our hearts to passion.”
Born in London, Isobel Blackthorn has lived in England, Australia, the Canary Islands and Spain. She has a PhD in the occult. She's been a teacher and market trader, and she now works as a publicist. She lives in rural New South Wales, Australia, where she follows her passions for social justice, books and art. Her highly praised first novel, Asylum, was released by Odyssey Books in May 2015. Her next workA Perfect Square will be released by Odyssey Books in August 2016. http://isobelblackthorn.com