The Essex Serpent

The Essex Serpent

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12.99 The Essex Serpent

Costa Book Award Finalist and the Waterstones (UK) Book of the Year 2016

"I loved this book. At once numinous, intimate and wise, The Essex Serpent is a marvelous novel about the workings of life, love and belief, about science and religion, secrets, mysteries, and the complicated and unexpected shifts of the human heart—and it contains some of the most beautiful evocations of place and landscape I’ve ever read. It is so good its pages seem lit from within. As… (more)

Editorial reviews (5 reviews)

A thoroughly entertaining and also thought provoking book — the kind of read that makes you long to talk it over with someone who’s read it too.

At one point, Cora declares to Will, “We both speak of illuminating the world, but we have different sources of light.” “The Essex Serpent,” amid its Gothic darkness, radiates with light and life.

The Essex Serpent is a bit of a dense read. And yet, it's undeniably a page turner as well.

Book Details  

Publisher: Custom House (June 06, 2017)

Format: EPUB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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