The Book of Fires: A Novel

The Book of Fires: A Novel

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Reminiscent of Year of Wonders, a captivating debut novel of fireworks, fortune, and a young woman's redemption

It is 1752 and seventeen-year-old Agnes Trussel arrives in London pregnant with an unwanted child. Lost and frightened, she finds herself at the home of Mr. J. Blacklock, a brooding fireworks maker who hires Agnes as an apprentice. As she learns to make rockets, portfires, and fiery rain, she slowly gains his trust and joins his quest to make the most… (more)

Book Details  

Publisher: Penguin (January 21, 2010)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 368 pages

File size: 525 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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