Katrina Howell

About The Book

When will the Night be Starry

When will the Night be Starry

Welcome to the sun-drenched shores of Crete, where the fates of two families intertwine amidst the chaos of World War II. Separated by tragedy, they find comfort in each other’s arms during the dark days of the Nazi occupation. Together, they brave the horrors of war, the devastating grip of leprosy, and the immense changes that war brings.

Amidst the clash of nations – Germans, Italians, and the brave resistance fighters – their lives weave a story of courage, love, and unexpected alliances. An English archaeologist turned British operative finds himself deeply entangled with their fate, leading to consequences that echo through time.

In the heart of this turmoil, three remarkable women form an unbreakable bond, ensuring their survival through occupation, civil war, dictatorship, and heart-wrenching losses. Guided by the wisdom of Eleftheria and Elpida, the elder matriarchs, they rise from poverty to become successful entrepreneurs in the burgeoning era of tourism.

This tale, etched in the sands of ancient lands, explores the depths of human emotion. Amidst great loss and enduring love, their story resonates with the universal themes of heartbreak and triumph. Though grief strikes their lives, their love and friendship remain firm, proving that even in the face of adversity, the bonds of the heart can withstand the test of time.

Join us in “When Will The Night Be Starry,” an epic historical fiction book where the hands of history and fate shape destinies, forging not only great loss but also profound love. Through every heartbreak and triumph, this story illuminates the enduring power of love, friendship, and the unyielding spirit of humanity. Experience the resilience of the human soul in a tale that will capture your heart and transport you to a world where love conquers all.