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Dawnlands : a novel / Philippa Gregory.

Summary:

The "sweeping" (Parade) and "superb" (People) Fairmile series from #1 New York Times bestselling author Philippa Gregory continues as the fiercely independent Alinor and her family find themselves entangled in palace intrigue, political upheaval, and life-changing secrets in 17th-century England. It is 1685, England is on the brink of a renewed civil war against the Stuart kings and many families are bitterly divided. Ned Ferryman cannot persuade his sister, Alinor, that he is right to return from America with his Pokanoket servant, Rowan, to join the rebel army. Instead, Alinor has been coaxed by the manipulative Livia to save the queen from the coming siege. The rewards are life-changing: the family could return to their beloved Tidelands, and Alinor could rule where she was once lower than a servant. Alinor's son, Rob, is determined to stay clear of the war, but when he and his nephew set out to free Ned from execution for treason and Rowan from a convict deportation to Barbados, they find themselves enmeshed in the creation of an imposter Prince of Wales--a surrogate baby to the queen. From the last battle in the desolate Somerset Levels to the hidden caves on the slave island of Barbados, this third volume of an epic story follows a family from one end of the empire to another, to find a new dawn in a world which is opening up before them with greater rewards and dangers than ever before. -- Provided by publisher.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781501187216
  • ISBN: 150118721X
  • Physical Description: 493 pages : illustrations, genealogical table, maps ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: First Atria Books hardcover edition November 2022.
  • Publisher: New York : Atria Books, 2022.
Subject: Families > England > 15th century > Fiction.
Family-owned business enterprises > Fiction.
Voyages and travels > Fiction.
Civil war > Fiction.
Families > Fiction.
British > Fiction.
Man-woman relationships > Fiction.
Barbados > History > 17th century > Fiction.
Great Britain > History > James II, 1685-1688 > Fiction.
Genre: Domestic fiction.
Historical fiction.

Available copies

  • 6 of 6 copies available at Consortium of Ohio Libraries. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Galion Library.

Holds

  • 0 current holds with 6 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Galion Library FIC GREG Fairmile Book 3 (Text)
Digital Bookplate: Presented by Her Friends at Iberia Elementary School in memory of Nancy Heimlich
35920505774743 Adult Fiction Available -


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