9 Novels on Greece That Let You Travel Without Leaving Your Chair

Immerse yourself in the rich cultural heritage of Greece through the power of words.

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Unearth family secrets on Spinalonga, a former leper colony. Love and resilience on a Greek island.

"The Island" by Victoria Hislop


Life lessons from Zorba. Greek spirit and the joy of living.

"Zorba the Greek" by Nikos Kazantzakis


Love and war clash on a Greek island. Cultural complexities and heartache.

"Captain Corelli's Mandolin" by Louis de Bernières


Epic journey of Odysseus. Mythical creatures, divine intervention, and a quest for home.

"The Odyssey" by Homer


Gripping memoir of family and sacrifice during the Greek Civil War.

"Eleni" by Nicholas Gage


Humorous memoir on Corfu. Colorful characters and captivating landscapes.

"My Family and Other Animals" by Gerald Durrell


Controversial retelling of Jesus' life. Philosophy and ancient Greece.

"The Last Temptation of Christ" by Nikos Kazantzakis


Dive into ancient tales of gods, heroes, and mythical creatures.

"The Greek Myths" by Robert Graves


Epic love in ancient Greece. Trojan War and lyrical prose.

"The Song of Achilles" by Madeline Miller


Indulge your wanderlust and experience the magic of Greece through these captivating novels


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