I Anatropi [ Renversement ] is one of the best-sellers of the Greek
literature in 2000-2001, but this novel of Themelis is held exactly one century ago...
Little before the turning of the year 1900 and while the
middle-class increases its radiation and its capacity, the empires
which extend from Balkans to Russia, are the object of any kind of
disputes. In this environment, a woman decides on her way for a life which she wants to define with her own feelings, her ideas and her choices. A life weaved through her relations with five men. Five men, past time idols, but whom one could also cross today...*Κρατικό Βραβείο μυθιστορήματος 2001