The Age of Ice: A Novel

The Age of Ice: A Novel

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The Empress Anna Ioannovna has issued her latest eccentric order: construct a palace out of ice blocks. Inside its walls her slaves build a wedding chamber, a canopy bed on a dais, heavy drapes cascading to the floor—all made of ice. Sealed inside are a disgraced nobleman and a deformed female jester. On the empress’s command—for her entertainment—these two are to be married, the relationship consummated inside this frozen prison. In the morning, guards enter… (more)

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This novel appeals to a specific type of reader. It’s not an action packed or fast paced novel by any means. It’s full of wordy descriptive passages and lots and lots of history. If you have time to enjoy this epic novel, then it’s a worthwhile read.

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Book Details  

Publisher: Scribner (July 23, 2013)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 388 pages

File size: 8.7 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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