Fire, Bed and Bone

Product Number: WEB323727
Released: 02 Aug, 2018
Business Term: Multiuse 52 Circ
ISBN: #9781406381931
Publisher: Walker Books
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Description

This award-winning classic speaks back to the divisions of fourteenth century Britain from the perspective of a much-loved hunting dog, now with a new introduction from Celia Rees, author of Witch Child.Branford's Guardian Children's Fiction Prize-winning novel is a moving narrative about injustice, upheaval and survival in fourteenth century Britain. From the point of view of a devoted and sought-after hunting dog, her story focuses on the societal tension and oppression that lead to her beloved master Rufus and Comfort being arrested for heresy during the Peasants' Revolt, and how she must then struggle to raise her puppy Fleabane and forge a life away from the cruel landlord and violence happening all around her. Ultimately an uplifting story about loyalty and hope.

Author(s): Henrietta Branford
Original Publish Date: 02 Aug, 2018

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