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The Summer Garden : Tatiana and Alexander Series: Book 3 - Paullina Simons

The Summer Garden

Tatiana and Alexander Series: Book 3

Paperback Published: 22nd November 2006
ISBN: 9780007162499
Number Of Pages: 742

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From the bestselling author of The Girl in Times Square, comes the magnificent conclusion to the saga that was set in motion when Tatiana fell in love with her Red Army officer, Alexander Belov, in wartime Leningrad in 1941.

Tatiana and Alexander have suffered the worst the twentieth century had to offer. After years of separation, they are miraculously reunited in America, the land of their dreams. They have a beautiful son, Anthony. They have proved to each other that their love is greater than the vast evil of the world ... but they are strangers. In the climate of fear and mistrust of the Cold War, dark forces are at work in the US that threaten their life and their family.

Can they make a new life for themselves in this new land? Can they be happy? Or will the ghosts of yesterday reach out to blight even the destiny of their firstborn son?

Epic in scope, masterfully told, The Summer Garden is a novel of unique and devastating emotional power that spans two thirds of the twentieth century, and three continents. The Summer Garden. For what once was ...

Industry Reviews

Praise for Paullina Simons: The Summer Garden 'Simons has written a book that is high on feeling and suspense' Sydney Morning Herald Tatiana and Alexander

'This has everything a romance glutton could wish for: a bold, talented and dashing hero, a heart-stopping love affair ! It also has -- thank goodness -- a welcome sense of humour and discernible characters rather than ciphers.' Victoria Moore, Daily Mail The Bronze Horseman

loved this series


enjoyed this series by this author looking forward to other books by this author



Amazing. Real page turner.


Don't know what to do now that I've finished this book.



wonderful series of books


fantastic read sad when the series finished



Another Spectacular Offering!


Paullina Simons delivers wonderfully again in closing the epic story of Alexander and Tatiana. Brilliant, vibrant, funny and heart-breaking. A great conclusion to a superb series.



This book changed my life.


It is absolutely the most amazing book i have ever read. This book series changed my life forevever and absolutly have fallen in love with the characters. It has love,hardship, and betrayal but overal Alexander and Tatiana conquer all and have a true love like no other. It is the best book please read it. Ahhh



The Summer Garden

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ISBN: 9780007162499
ISBN-10: 0007162499
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 742
Published: 22nd November 2006
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 19.8 x 12.9  x 4.6
Weight (kg): 0.498

Paullina Simons

About the Author

Paullina Simons was born in Leningrad, USSR in 1963. At the age of ten her family immigrated to the United States. Growing up in Russia Paullina dreamt of someday becoming a writer. Her dream was put on hold as she learned English and overcame the shock of a new culture.

After graduating from university and after various jobs including working as a financial journalist and as a translator Paullina wrote her first novel Tully. Through word of mouth that book was welcomed by readers all over the world.

She has since written Red Leaves, Eleven Hours, The Bronze Horseman, The Bridge to Holy Cross, (also known as Tatiana and Alexander.) The Summer Garden and The Girl in Times Square. Many of Paullina's novels have reached international bestseller lists in countries including Australia and New Zealand.

Apart from her novels, Paullina has also written a cookbook, Tatiana's Table, which is a collection of recipes, short stories and recollections from her best selling trilogy of novels, The Bronze Horseman, The Bridge to Holy Cross, (also known as Tatiana and Alexander) and The Summer Garden. Paullina's latest novel is Road To Paradise which is currently available in all reputable Australian and New Zealand book stores.

DOB & Place of Birth: 1963. Leningrad, Russia

Place of Residence: USA

Education: Attended Colleges in New York, Kansas and England. Graduated from Kansas University with a degree in political science

Previous Jobs: Financial Journalist, Writer for the Financial News Network

Career Aspirations: Always wanted to be a writer.

Marital Status: Married

Children: 4

Favourite Authors: John Steinbeck,E. M. Forster, Leo Tolstoy, PJ O'Rourke, C.S. Lewis, G.K. Chesterton.


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