Gustavo Martín Garzo

Gustavo Martín Garzo

Donde no estás

Donde no estás / Where You Are Not

Novel , 2015


Ana moves to the family estate in a small village in Valladolid to accompany her grandmother, a woman with a strong, inflexible temperament. At night, in the solitude of her room, the Señora appears before Ana, the spirit of a beautiful, tormented woman who doesn't say a word. Ana believes that the Señora is trying to tell her something about her mother, who died years ago, and decides to uncover the many secrets concealed in the family home. Through the voices of three generations of woman - Ana herself, her mother's story, which she finds in a hidden room, and her grandmother's - a dark family history emerges, marked by a series of betrayals, humiliations and misfortunes triggered by the war, which plague the dead and the living to Destino this day.