de Bernières, Louis, 1945-
English author, born in London, whose early works were heavily influenced by Latin American writer
Gabriel García Márquez.
Corelli's Mandolin. 1994.
Original title: Captain Corelli's Mandolin. The love story of Italian captain Antonio Corelli
and local Pelagia Iannis, set on the Greek island of Cephallonia during the Axis occupation in World War
II. Described by the author as "what happens to the little people when megalomaniacs get busy." Winner of
the Commonwealth Writers Prize. Adapted to film in 2001.
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