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The Resource The Witchfinder's Sister

The Witchfinder's Sister

Label
The Witchfinder's Sister
Title
The Witchfinder's Sister
Statement of responsibility
Beth Underdown
Title variation
witchfinders sister
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
THE MOST THRILLING HISTORICAL DEBUT OF 2017'The number of women my brother Matthew killed, so far as I can reckon it, is one hundred and six...'1645. When Alice Hopkins' husband dies in a tragic accident, she returns to the small Essex town of Manningtree, where her brother Matthew still lives.But home is no longer a place of safety. Matthew has changed, and there are rumours spreading through the town: whispers of witchcraft, and of a great book, in which he is gathering women's names.To what lengths will Matthew's obsession drive him?And what choice will Alice make, when she finds herself at the very heart of his plan?
Summary
A tale inspired by the witch hunts of mid-17th-century England follows the experiences of Witchfinder General Matthew Hopkin's disgraced sister—who, upon returning, pregnant and unmarried, to her brother's home—discovers how he is targeting the marginalized women of their community
Pace
Tone
Writing style
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10556714
Cataloging source
BT
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Underdown, Beth
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Crime & Thriller
  • Historical Fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
The Witchfinder's Sister
Instantiates
Control code
BORROWBOX:PRU_437755
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780241978061
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Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
The Witchfinder's Sister
Control code
BORROWBOX:PRU_437755
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780241978061
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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      669-673 Anzac Parade, Marouba, NSW, 2035, AU
      -33.938111 151.237977
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