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Island Beneath the Sea

(2010)
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Born a slave on the island of Saint-Domingue, ZaritÉ -- known as TÉtÉ -- is the daughter of an African mother she never knew and one of the white sailors who brought her into bondage. Though her childhood is one of brutality and fear, TÉtÉ finds solace in the traditional rhythms of African drums and in the voodoo loas she discovers through her fellow slaves.

When twenty-year-old Toulouse Valmorain arrives on the island in 1770, it's with powdered wigs in his baggage and dreams of financial success in his mind. But running his father's plantation, Saint Lazare, is neither glamorous nor easy. It will be eight years before he brings home a bride -- but marriage, too, proves more difficult than he imagined. And Valmorain remains dependent on the services of his teenaged slave.

Spanning four decades, Island Beneath the Sea is the moving story of the intertwined lives of TÉtÉ and Valmorain, and of one woman's determination to find love amid loss, to offer humanity though her own has been battered, and to forge her own identity in the cruellest of circumstances.

 
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Hardback Editions

November 2010 : USA Hardback
Title: Island Beneath the Sea (Wheeler Hardcover)
Author(s): Isabel Allende
ISBN: 1-4104-3168-1 / 978-1-4104-3168-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Wheeler Publishing
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April 2010 : UK Hardback
Title: Island Beneath the Sea
Author(s): Isabel Allende
ISBN: 0-00-734864-9 / 978-0-00-734864-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Fourth Estate
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April 2010 : USA Hardback
Title: Island Beneath the Sea: A Novel
Author(s): Isabel Allende
ISBN: 0-06-198824-3 / 978-0-06-198824-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Harper
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Paperback Editions

June 2011 : UK Paperback
Title: Island Beneath the Sea
Author(s): Isabel Allende
ISBN: 0-00-734865-7 / 978-0-00-734865-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Fourth Estate
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June 2011 : UK Paperback
Title: Island Beneath the Sea
Author(s): Isabel Allende
ISBN: 0-00-742333-0 / 978-0-00-742333-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Fourth Estate
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January 2010 : Canada Paperback
Title: Island Beneath The Sea
Author(s): Isabel Allende
ISBN: 1-55468-810-8 / 978-1-55468-810-4 (Canada edition)
Publisher: Harper Perennial
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April 2011 : USA Paperback
Title: Island Beneath the Sea: A Novel (P.S.)
Author(s): Isabel Allende
ISBN: 0-06-198825-1 / 978-0-06-198825-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Harper Perennial
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April 2010 : UK Paperback
Title: Island Beneath the Sea
Author(s): Isabel Allende
ISBN: 0-00-734866-5 / 978-0-00-734866-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Fourth Estate
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April 2010 : Canada Paperback
Title: Island Beneath The Sea
Author(s): Isabel Allende
ISBN: 1-55468-809-4 / 978-1-55468-809-8 (Canada edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd
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Audio Editions

May 2011 : USA Audio CD
Title: Island Beneath the Sea Low Price CD: A Novel
Author(s): Isabel Allende
ISBN: 0-06-210893-X / 978-0-06-210893-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: HarperAudio
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May 2010 : USA Audio CD
Title: Island Beneath the Sea CD: A Novel
Author(s): Isabel Allende
ISBN: 0-06-199362-X / 978-0-06-199362-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: HarperAudio
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May 2010 : USA Audio edition
Title: Island Beneath the Sea
Author(s): Isabel Allende
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Limited
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May 2010 : UK Audio edition
Title: Island Beneath the Sea
Author(s): Isabel Allende
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Limited
Availability: Amazon UK   

April 2010 : USA Audio edition
Title: Island Beneath the Sea: A Novel
Author(s): Isabel Allende
Publisher: HarperAudio
Availability: Amazon   

Kindle Editions

April 2010 : USA Kindle edition
Title: Island Beneath the Sea: A Novel (P.S.)
Author(s): Isabel Allende
Publisher: HarperCollins e-books
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