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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Holdable?||Status||Due Date|
|Prince Rupert Library||O'Fa (Text)||33294002099539||Adult Fiction - Second Floor||Volume hold||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9780735280175 (paperback)
372 pages ; 21 cm
- Publisher: Toronto : Alfred A. Knopf, 2020.
- Copyright: ©2020.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||Includes bibliographical references.|
|Summary, etc.:||England, 1580. A young Latin tutor--penniless, bullied by a violent father--falls in love with an eccentric young woman: a wild creature who walks her family's estate with a falcon on her shoulder and is known throughout the countryside for her unusual gifts as a healer. Agnes understands plants and potions better than she does people, but once she settles on the Henley Street in Stratford she becomes a fiercely protective mother and a steadfast, centrifugal force in the life of her young husband. His gifts as a writer are just beginning to awaken when their beloved twins, Hamnet and Judith, are afflicted with the bubonic plague, and, devastatingly, one of them succumbs to the illness.|
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