The Purchase: A Novel

The Purchase: A Novel

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Winner of Canada's 2012 Governor General's Award for Fiction


In this provocative and starkly beautiful historical novel, a Quaker family moves from Pennsylvania to the Virginia frontier, where slaves are the only available workers and where the family’s values and beliefs are sorely tested.


In 1798, Daniel Dickinson, recently widowed and shunned by his fellow Quakers when he marries his young servant girl to help with his five small children, moves his shaken… (more)

Book Details  

Publisher: Anchor (August 06, 2013)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 320 pages

File size: 3 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

Awards: Governor General's Award for Fiction 2012 winner

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