The Sands of Time Author:Sidney Sheldon A tale of four nuns who are abruptly forced to flee the secure environment of their Spanish convent and face a hostile world they long ago abandoned. Suddenly these four women find themselves pawns in a violent struggle between the outlawed Basque underground movement, led by the charismatic Jaime Miro, and the Spanish army under the command of... more » the vengeful Colonel Ramon Acoca, who is bent on destroying all of them.
Megan: The orphan who would give anything to learn the identity of her parents. She fights against her overpowering attraction to the legendary and idealistic Jaime Miro.
Lucia: The fiery Sicilian beauty, is wanted by the police, but risks her future and a fortune to save a dying revolutionary.
Graciela: Even the serenity of the convent cannot wipe out her past. How can she again face a world of carnal love?
Teresa: It is her whose confused conscience finally drives her to seek help from Colonel Ramon Acoca, a terrible mistake that will betray her friends.