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D to impress his congregation he uells fears of the coming pestilence with promises of protectionFor Anne the priest’s arrival is an opportunity that at sixteen she feels all too ready for Convinced a grand fate awaits she moves in as Thomas’s housekeeper though hopeful of something But his home is a place without love or kindness So when a s. 45 stars What a gorgeous moving and atmospheric story to start the year with Highly recommended for those who love lush prose and medieval settings

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Vixen Author Rosie Garland

Rosie Garland’s extraordinary tale is a story of superstition and devotion in the time of the Black Death and will bewitch both new readers and fans of her much loved debut The Palace of CuriositiesDevon 1349 In Brauntone where seagulls screech across the fields and the wind has a mind to change Father Thomas arrives as the new priest Determine. 25 Stars This was okay but I lost interest towards the end

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Trange mute Maid is discovered washed up in the marshes and taken in Anne is grateful for the company Their friendship is to give Anne the chance of a happiness she thought she’d never knowBut soon the plague strikes Brauntone spreading panic And as the villagers’ fear turns to anger Thomas must sacrifice anything to restore their faith in hi. 35 stars might be closer but then historical fiction isn t really my thing so I feel like it should get bonus points for keeping my interest until the end As it happens I got my hands on an Advance Copy and might as well be honest read it as much for the wonderful cover as anything else I haven t read The Palace of Curiosities so I don t know how they compare I can say this about Garland she uses language with an almost reckless calculation sometimes or maybe I mean a calculated recklessness Maybe both Either way she s got style It s not always comfortable or easy to read and I have no idea how accurate it is to the times or subject matter but it is compellingIt ll be interesting to see how well it picks up interest among the literary andor book club crowds Can see it going either way really


10 thoughts on “Vixen Author Rosie Garland

  1. says:

    I'll be honest in saying it was the gorgeous cover enveloping this story that grabbed my attention I read the synopsis before purchasing it and

  2. says:

    25 Stars This was okay but I lost interest towards the end

  3. says:

    Beautiful very feminine story about the feeling of otherness within a small village community in the Middle Ages A girl can be a miracle can be a witch can be a curse or salvation In the darkness there can be also some place for love and light

  4. says:

    45 stars What a gorgeous moving and atmospheric story to start the year with Highly recommended for those who l

  5. says:

    The old adage goes that you should never judge a book by its cover It's true that I adore the cover of this book and it's also true that I decided to read this book because of the cover which I guess in part means that my friend the cover designer did a really good job It wasn't until I had this book in front of me that I realised that it's author Rosie Garland was also the singer in Goth Band the March Viol

  6. says:

    First off if you spotten this gorgeous book on the shelf you will probably be instantly attracted to the cover It's uietly beautiful in a sea of brightly colored books; somehow the splash of orange attracted my eye like none around it Plus well it's a fox I love foxes and the title 'Vixen' helped as wellThis wasn't really like any other book I've ever read At times crude and others beautiful I initially couldn't even r

  7. says:

    This is the second book by Rosie Garland that I have read and I thoroughly enjoyed both They would be best described as dark fairy tales Vixen is set in South West England in the time of the plague Frightened people are looking for mi

  8. says:

    35 stars might be closer but then historical fiction isn't really my thing so I feel like it should get bonus points for keeping my interest until the end As it happens I got my hands on an Advance Copy and might as well be honest read it as much for the wonderful cover as anything else I haven't read The Palace of Curiosities so

  9. says:

    This has got to be one of the strangest books that I have ever read But it kept me captivated until the endIf you decide to read it hang in there through the first few vixen chapters It gets better

  10. says:

    Really liked this book The blend of superstitionreligion with the power of the church is evocative then with the