The Book of Fires: A Novel

The Book of Fires: A Novel

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"A spectacular debut" (Booklist) reminiscent of Geraldine Brook's Year of Wonders.

It is 1752, and seventeen-year-old Agnes Trussel is pregnant with an unwanted child. Facing certain misery at home, she flees rural Sussex for London. Overwhelmed by the crowded, grim streets, Agnes finds herself at the home of Mr. J. Blacklock, a brooding fireworks maker who hires her as an apprentice. As she learns to make joins his quest to make the most spectacular fireworks… (more)

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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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