Murkmere

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Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, Oct 31, 2009 - Juvenile Fiction - 352 pages
3 Reviews
A village girl, newly companion to the Master's ward in the days following the Ministration, challenges the motives of the religious leaders of the Divine Beings, the birds.
 

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MURKMERE

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

Lush gothic fantasy in a culture where religion is based on the Birds of Light and the Birds of Night. Fifteen-year-old Aggie, summoned to work on the gloomy, threatening estate of Murkmere Hall ... Read full review

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User Review  - ealaindraoi - LibraryThing

Jane Eyre meets The Golden Compass..... This is one of those books that reads like historical fiction then all of a sudden you realize that it has major fantasy elements. Kind of a “whoops, I guess we ... Read full review

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About the author (2009)

Patricia Elliott was born in London, and grew up in Europe and the Far East. She has worked in publishing in London and in a children's bookshop in New York. She now teaches a course in children's literature at an adult education college. She lives in London with her husband, two sons, and a yellow labrador called Fingal. Her first book, The Ice Boy, won the Fidler Award for a first novel.

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