The Age of Ice: A Novel

The Age of Ice: A Novel

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An epic debut novel about a lovelorn eighteenth-century Russian noble, cursed with longevity and an immunity to cold, whose quest for the truth behind his condition spans two thrilling centuries and a stunning array of historical events.

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… (more)

Editorial reviews (1 review)

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.

Book Details  

Publisher: Scribner (July 23, 2013)

Collection: Scribner

Format: EPUB

Page count: 388 pages

File size: 9.1 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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