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At the Castellana Hilton in 1957 Madrid, eighteen-year-old Daniel Matheson connects with Ana Moreno through photography and fate as Daniel discovers the incredibly dark side of the city under Generalissimo Franco's rule.
Madrid, 1957. Daniel Matheson, the son of a Texas oil tycoon, arrives in Madrid with his parents hoping to connect with the country of his mother's birth through the lens of his camera. He meets Ana Moreno, whose family's interweaving obstacles reveal the lingering grasp of the Spanish Civil War-- as well as chilling definitions of fortune and fear. Daniel's photographs leave him with uncomfortable questions amidst shadows of danger. -- adapted from jacket
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Nutmeg Award Nominee, High School, 2022.
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Subject: Franco, Francisco, 1892-1975 > Fiction.
Spain > History > 20th century > Juvenile fiction.
Dictatorship > Fiction.
Hotels > Fiction.
Photography > Fiction.
Secrecy > Fiction.
Americans > Spain > Fiction.
Government, Resistance to > Fiction.
Young adult fiction.
Spain > History > 20th century > Fiction.
Madrid (Spain) > History > Fiction.
Franco, Francisco, 1892-1975 > Fiction.
Madrid (Spain) > History > Fiction.
Spain > History > 20th century > Fiction.
Dictatorship > Fiction.
Hotels, motels, etc. > Fiction.
Photography > Fiction.
Secrets > Fiction.
Franco, Francisco, 1892-1975.
Spain > Madrid.
Spain.
Genre: Electronic books.
Historical fiction.

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