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Santa Montefiore Books In Order (Full List)

Santa Montefiore has published 24 books. The first book was Meet Me Under The Ombu Tree in 2001. Here is a complete list of Santa Montefiore books in order.

Last update: January 11, 2024

1. Meet Me Under The Ombu Tree (2001)

"I cannot think about Argentina without the craggy image of that tree, as wise and omniscient as an oracle, rising to the surface of my thoughts."

In "Meet Me Under The Ombu Tree," Santa Montefiore crafts a captivating tale of love and secrets, set against the backdrop of Argentina's breathtaking landscape. This unforgettable story explores the power of destiny and the enduring bond between two star-crossed souls.

  • πŸ“‡ 608 Pages
  • πŸ“ 152,000 - 182,400 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 20 Hours Reading Time

2. Butterfly Box (2002)

"His adventures took him to the far corners of the earth where he was inspired by everything different and everything beautiful."

In Butterfly Box, Santa Montefiore enchants readers with an evocative tale of lost love, family secrets, and the healing power of new beginnings. Through exquisite storytelling, she invites us to unlock the delicate secrets hidden within a box and discover the transformative journey that awaits.

  • πŸ“‡ 608 Pages
  • πŸ“ 152,000 - 182,400 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 20 Hours Reading Time

3. Forget-me-not Sonata (2003)

"I read a lot. I read everything. Novels, hundreds of novels. You learn a lot about human nature through literature."

In "Forget-Me-Not Sonata" by Santa Montefiore, a breathtaking tale of love and loss unfolds against the backdrop of war-ravaged Europe. Secrets and sacrifices intertwine as one woman's journey illuminates the enduring power of music and the resilience of the human spirit.

  • πŸ“‡ 496 Pages
  • πŸ“ 124,000 - 148,800 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 17 Hours Reading Time

4. The Swallow And The Hummingbird (2004)

"She looked at death and thought how unattractive the body was, even the body of a cat, once the spirit had departed."

In "The Swallow And The Hummingbird" by Santa Montefiore, two women, separated by time and distance, embark on a journey of self-discovery and love, their paths intertwining in a heart-wrenching tale of secrets, redemption, and the power of friendship.

  • πŸ“‡ 482 Pages
  • πŸ“ 120,500 - 144,600 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 16 Hours Reading Time

5. Last Voyage Of The Valentina (2005)

"Loving isn't about selecting only the good parts. It's about taking the whole and loving the lot."

In Santa Montefiore's captivating novel, "Last Voyage Of The Valentina," a young woman uncovers her family's hidden past as secrets emerge on a voyage to Italy, leading her to explore love, loss, and the power of forgiveness.

  • πŸ“‡ 416 Pages
  • πŸ“ 104,000 - 124,800 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 14 Hours Reading Time

6. The Gypsy Madonna (2006)

"Now she is dead, her lips forever sealed, her breath taken by the wind, her words whispers that come to me in dreams."

In Santa Montefiore's captivating novel, "The Gypsy Madonna," secrets from the past unravel when an artist stumbles upon an enigmatic painting. A tale of love, tragedy, and the power of art that will sweep readers away.

  • πŸ“‡ 400 Pages
  • πŸ“ 100,000 - 120,000 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 13 Hours Reading Time

7. Sea Of Lost Love (2007)

"Each book is like a little world. You can carry it in your hand, and, yet, the space it creates in your mind is infinite."

In "Sea of Lost Love," Santa Montefiore takes readers on an enchanting journey of love, loss, and redemption, set against the captivating backdrop of the Cornish coast. A tender tale that will leave you utterly spellbound.

  • πŸ“‡ 464 Pages
  • πŸ“ 116,000 - 139,200 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 15 Hours Reading Time

8. The French Gardener (2008)

"You bite the bullet and get on with it. One can't expect to be happy all the time ... You expect to be happy, as if it's a right. It's not a right. It's a bonus. The cherry on the cake."

In Santa Montefiore's enchanting novel, "The French Gardener," secrets of love and loss unfold as a young family's idyllic life in the English countryside becomes intertwined with the mysterious allure of a French gardener. A heartfelt exploration of desire, betrayal, and the power of nature.

  • πŸ“‡ 406 Pages
  • πŸ“ 101,500 - 121,800 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 14 Hours Reading Time

9. Italian Matchmaker (2009)

"Unemployed, having quit the City after twenty years as a fund manager, making money with such dedication that making money had become an end in itself - a greedy, empty existence that gave him no satisfaction."

In Italian Matchmaker, Santa Montefiore delivers an irresistible love story set amidst the breathtaking landscapes of Italy. With her impeccable storytelling, she takes us on a journey of passion, secrets, and the power of true connections that can transcend time.

  • πŸ“‡ 400 Pages
  • πŸ“ 100,000 - 120,000 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 13 Hours Reading Time

10. The Affair (2010)

"The human spirit is a kaleidoscope of millions of tiny mirrors, reflecting a whole spectrum of colours, depending on where the light falls."

In "The Affair" by Santa Montefiore, a forbidden love story unravels, entwining two families from different social backgrounds in a tale of passion, secrets, and betrayal that will leave readers captivated until the final page.

  • πŸ“‡ 371 Pages
  • πŸ“ 92,750 - 111,300 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 12 Hours Reading Time

11. The Mermaid Garden (2011)

"It was as though she had died and now walked through paradise, for surely only heaven could be as beautiful as this?"

"The Mermaid Garden" by Santa Montefiore is a captivating tale set in a picturesque Italian villa, intertwining the magic of the past with the secrets of the present. Love, loyalty, and longing are beautifully woven together in this enchanting story of family and self-discovery.

  • πŸ“‡ 418 Pages
  • πŸ“ 104,500 - 125,400 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 14 Hours Reading Time

12. The Woman From Paris (2012)

"Abandoned to the corrosion of time and weather, the pretty little folly remained benignly observant, confident that one day a great need would surely draw people to it as light to lost souls."

In "The Woman From Paris" by Santa Montefiore, a captivating tale of love and secrets unfolds as a mysterious French woman arrives in a small English village, opening old wounds and revealing hidden truths that threaten to unravel the lives of those around her.

  • πŸ“‡ 432 Pages
  • πŸ“ 108,000 - 129,600 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 14 Hours Reading Time

13. Secrets Of The Lighthouse (2013)

"Your life isn’t something you can leave behind or run away from, because you are it. People, on the other hand, are another matter altogether."

In "Secrets of the Lighthouse" by Santa Montefiore, a woman returns to her idyllic Irish childhood home and uncovers long-buried family secrets, unraveling the mysteries of love, sacrifice, and forgiveness. A poignant tale of redemption and the power of shared history awaits.

  • πŸ“‡ 480 Pages
  • πŸ“ 120,000 - 144,000 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 16 Hours Reading Time

14. Mother's Love (2013)

"The sight of home momentarily uplifted him, like ascending out of shade into sunshine."

In "Mother's Love," Santa Montefiore weaves an emotionally charged tale of love, loss, and redemption. Set against the sweeping backdrop of the Irish countryside, this heart-wrenching novel explores the profound complexities of a mother's bond and the enduring power of family secrets.

  • πŸ“‡ 208 Pages
  • πŸ“ 52,000 - 62,400 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 7 Hours Reading Time

15. Beekeeper's Daughter (2014)

"In spite of the most terrible suffering, the heart goes on loving; that is the beauty of love."

In "Beekeeper's Daughter," Santa Montefiore presents a captivating tale of love and secrets set against the enchanting backdrop of rural England. This beautifully crafted novel explores the complexities of family, the power of forgiveness, and the enduring bond between father and daughter.

  • πŸ“‡ 416 Pages
  • πŸ“ 104,000 - 124,800 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 14 Hours Reading Time

16. Songs Of Love And War (2015)

"We’re not human beings having a spiritual experience, but spirits having a human experience."

"Santa Montefiore's Songs Of Love And War takes readers on a breathtaking journey through generations, intertwining passionate love stories and haunting family secrets against the backdrop of the enchanting Irish countryside. A mesmerizing tale that explores the enduring power of love amidst tumultuous times."

  • πŸ“‡ 503 Pages
  • πŸ“ 125,750 - 150,900 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 17 Hours Reading Time

17. The Daughters Of Ireland (2016)

"There was nothing like losing something to make one value its worth."

In Santa Montefiore's captivating sequel, The Daughters of Ireland, two courageous women, torn apart by tragedy and secrets, navigate a tumultuous era filled with passion, rebellion, and the enduring power of love.

  • πŸ“‡ 567 Pages
  • πŸ“ 141,750 - 170,100 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 19 Hours Reading Time

18. The Last Secret Of The Deverills (2017)

"Whatsoever a man soweth, that shall he also reap."

In "The Last Secret Of The Deverills," renowned author Santa Montefiore captivates readers with a gripping tale of love, loss, and resilience. Set against the backdrop of an enchanting Irish estate, this evocative novel unveils the hidden truths that bind three generations of the Deverill family.

  • πŸ“‡ 452 Pages
  • πŸ“ 113,000 - 135,600 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 15 Hours Reading Time

19. Temptation Of Gracie (2018)

"The castle was everything an Italian castello should be: harmoniosuly proportioned with a crenulated roof, tall shuttered windows set beneath half-moon pediments, sandstone faded to a pale grey-yellow by centuries of burning summer sun and bitter winter winds."

In "Temptation Of Gracie," Santa Montefiore weaves a captivating tale of a spirited grandmother's quest to uncover family secrets, leading her on a journey of love, resilience, and self-discovery that spans continents and generations.

  • πŸ“‡ 432 Pages
  • πŸ“ 108,000 - 129,600 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 14 Hours Reading Time

20. Secret Hours (2020)

"I ache to luxuriate in this sense of belonging, this sense of home, as if everything that has come before is but a dream and only this is real."

In Secret Hours, Santa Montefiore takes readers on a captivating journey through secrets, love, and family ties. Set against the picturesque backdrop of Ireland, this poignant tale explores the power of hidden stories and the possibility of finding oneself amidst the chaos.

  • πŸ“‡ 512 Pages
  • πŸ“ 128,000 - 153,600 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 17 Hours Reading Time

21. Here And Now (2020)

"He said every time you look at a sunset and feel an expansion in your chest, that’s the divine in you recognizing the divine in nature."

In "Here And Now" by Santa Montefiore, a compelling tale unfolds as a woman embarks on a journey of self-discovery, weaving past secrets and present desires in a captivating exploration of love, loss, and the power of embracing the present moment.

  • πŸ“‡ 458 Pages
  • πŸ“ 114,500 - 137,400 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 15 Hours Reading Time

22. Flappy Entertains (2021)

"The girl was no beauty, but Flappy was not looking for that. She was looking for efficiency, capability, honesty and obedience."

In Flappy Entertains, Santa Montefiore immerses readers in an enchanting tale filled with love, laughter, and secrets. Follow Flappy's journey as she navigates a glamorous world, leaving no heart untouched along the way.

  • πŸ“‡ 272 Pages
  • πŸ“ 68,000 - 81,600 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 9 Hours Reading Time

23. Distant Shores (2021)

"I knew that to expect from death. I have always known. So when it came it did not frighten me or surprise me. It came as a friend, with its arms outstretched and its familiar face radiant with light and love, just as I knew it would."

"Distant Shores takes readers on an exquisite journey of love, loss, and redemption. Santa Montefiore weaves a captivating tale across continents, entwining unforgettable characters and their pursuit of true happiness in a world filled with secrets."

  • πŸ“‡ 416 Pages
  • πŸ“ 104,000 - 124,800 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 14 Hours Reading Time

24. Flappy Investigates (2022)

"If there was one thing Flappy abhorred, it was people poking their noses into other people's business."

In "Flappy Investigates" by Santa Montefiore, Detective Flappy is on a mission to solve a mysterious case in the charming village of Willowgreen. Packed with suspense and wit, this captivating tale will keep readers guessing until the very end.

  • πŸ“‡ 256 Pages
  • πŸ“ 64,000 - 76,800 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 9 Hours Reading Time