The Resource Changeling

Changeling

Label
Changeling
Title
Changeling
Statement of responsibility
by Philippa Gregory
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
'Attractive characters, several layers of mystery and, as one might expect, meticulously researched historical detail.' Daily Mail 'A great read. Appealing characters and detailed historical setting.' Kiss 'Romping and intriguing' The Daily Telegraph The year is 1453, and all signs point to it being the end of the world. Accused of heresy and expelled from his monastery, handsome seventeen-year-old, Luca Vero, is recruited by a mysterious stranger to record the end of times across Europe and travel to the very frontier of good and evil. Isolde, a seventeen-year-old Lady Abbess, has been trapped in a nunnery by her brother to prevent her claiming a rich inheritance. But when the nuns in Isolde's care show signs of maddness, she's accused of witchcraft and outisde the abby a pyre is being built to burn her for her wickedness. Luca is sent to investigate and all the evidence points to Isolde's criminal guilt, but is there something more sinister behind the maddness? Forced to face the greatest fears of the dark ages - black magic, werewolves, madness - Luca and Isolde embark on a search for truth, their own destinies, and even love as they take the unknown ways to the real historical figure who defends the boundaries of Christendom and holds the secrets of the Order of Darkness
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Summary
In 1453, seventeen-year-old Luca Vero, accused of heresy and expelled from his monastery, is recruited to help investigate evil across Europe but frees his first subject, Isolde, from captivity in a nunnery, and together they seek the one who defends the boundaries of Christendom and holds the secrets of the Order of Darkness
Tone
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10120429
Cataloging source
DLC
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Gregory, Philippa
Index
no index present
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820
Literary form
fiction
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  • 7
  • 12
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
Series statement
Order of darkness
Series volume
0001
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  • Fantasy
  • Romance
  • Historical Fiction
  • Young Adult Fiction
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Changeling
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:59eef4d1-2533-4206-98e4-425a63cf1c44
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780857077332
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Changeling
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:59eef4d1-2533-4206-98e4-425a63cf1c44
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780857077332
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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