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The Resource Wakenhyrst, Michelle Paver

Wakenhyrst, Michelle Paver

Label
Wakenhyrst
Title
Wakenhyrst
Statement of responsibility
Michelle Paver
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In Edwardian Suffolk, a manor house stands alone in a lost corner of the Fens: a glinting wilderness of water whose whispering reeds guard ancient secrets. Maud is a lonely child growing up without a mother, ruled by her repressive father. When he finds a painted mediaeval devil in a graveyard, unhallowed forces are awakened. Maud's battle has begun. She must survive a world haunted by witchcraft, the age-old legends of her beloved fen, and the even more nightmarish demons of her father's past
Summary
In Edwardian Suffolk , a manor house stands alone in a lost corner of the Fens : a glinting wilderness of water whose whispering reeds guard ancient secrets. Maud is a lonely child growing up without a mother, ruled by her repressive father. When he finds a painted medieval devil in a graveyard, unhallowed forces are awakened. Maud's battle has begun. She must survive a world haunted by witchcraft , the age-old legends of her beloved fen and the even more nightmarish demons of her father's past. Spanning five centuries, Wakenhyrst is a darkly gothic thriller about murderous obsession and one girl's longing to fly free.
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10763371
Cataloging source
NBLML
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Paver, Michelle
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Witchcraft
  • Suspense fiction
  • Manors
  • Demonology
  • Painting
  • Psychiatric hospital patients
  • Journalists
  • Folklore
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Great Britain
  • Fens, The (England)
Target audience
adult
Label
Wakenhyrst, Michelle Paver
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Illustrations on endpapers
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000065134423
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
359 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781789540604
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1091374978
Label
Wakenhyrst, Michelle Paver
Publication
Copyright
Note
Illustrations on endpapers
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000065134423
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
359 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781789540604
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1091374978

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