Banquo's Son

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Penguin UK, Sep 28, 2009 - Fiction - 320 pages
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'Do you think that fate controls our lives or that we have the freedom to choose our own path?' For Fleance, the only son of Banquo, Thane of Lochaber, the time has come to make a choice. Since his father's brutal murder ten years ago, he has hidden in the woods of Northern England, keeping his identity a secret from all. Now Fleance must unmask his enemies and discover why he is plagued by his father's ghost. But everything in life has a price. Fleance must sacrifice his love for Rosie and journey back to his homeland if he is to find the answers and fulfil his father's dying wish. The choices he makes will change his life forever while the secrets from his past threaten to bring down the throne of Scotland. An epic tale of love, loss and revenge set amidst the turmoil of Scotland after Macbeth.
 

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User Review  - Leov - LibraryThing

Fantastic novel with everything... betrayal, death, love, injustice, war. Beautifully written and captivating. Tania Roxborogh, the author, has posed the question 'What happened after Macbeth?'. She ... Read full review

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User Review  - zappa - LibraryThing

The idea is full of potential: to take the Shakespearean hints of the importance of Fleance (I am biased - having as a 13 year old played Fleance I have always argued he is the central character of ... Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
Section 2
Section 3
Section 4
Section 5
Section 6
Section 7
Section 8
Section 20
Section 21
Section 22
Section 23
Section 24
Section 25
Section 26
Section 27

Section 9
Section 10
Section 11
Section 12
Section 13
Section 14
Section 15
Section 16
Section 17
Section 18
Section 19
Section 28
Section 29
Section 30
Section 31
Section 32
Section 33
Section 34
Section 35
Section 36
Section 37
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T. K. Roxborogh is a New Zealand author who wrote the 2010 award winning title Banquo's Son. The story begins ten years after Macbeth, follows Fleance, who escaped the chaos in the castle and fled to England, where he was raised by another dispossessed family. Now his destiny, in the form of Prince Duncan, comes calling, and Banquo's Son begins an adventure that takes him from the backwoods of Northern England to the Royal Court of Scotland.

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