Giannis Ziotis was born in Andros in 1976 to two hardworking parents. His works have been translated abroad. He has received awards, and is deemed to be one of the most widely acclaimed authors of his generation.
He has studies Journalism, which he has served with consistency. His book, “A mistake from the very start,” is his seventh novel.
He attributes his authorial rebirth to Antonis Samarakis, his precious friend and mentor. Giannis Ziotis is inspired by everyday life. After all, he himself is an indispensable part of the road.
Through his work, he has managed to be on the same wavelength with his broad readership, be loved, and talked about, like no one else in his generation.
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Roads of Tension
by Giannis Ziotis
The adventure begins in 1945 and ends today.
Back then, need and hunger constantly emigrated, directly threatening whole populations with extinction.
Some people, in a slough of despond because of impoverishment, opened their hands wide along the narrow alleys to touch the house walls, which would keep them company. [...]
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