Island of Wings

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House of Anansi, Sep 19, 2011 - Saint Kilda (Scotland) - 304 pages
13 Reviews
Exquisitely written and profoundly moving, 'Island of Wings' is more than just an account of a marriage in peril - it is also a richly imagined novel about two people struggling to keep their love, and their family, alive in a place of terrible hardship and tumultuous beauty.
 

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User Review  - maryreinert - LibraryThing

As a lover of historical fiction, I picked up this book based on the cover without really knowing much about it. What an interesting story of such a little known place as the St. Kilda islands. Having ... Read full review

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User Review  - SandDune - LibraryThing

I've spent several holidays on the Hebrides and have always found the story of St Kilda fascinating, so this book, set on the St Kilda of the mid- nineteenth century, seemed likely to appeal. The most ... Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
5
Section 3
43
Section 4
113
Section 5
197
Section 6
211
Section 7
223
Section 8
241
Section 9
279
Section 10
301
Section 11
310
Section 12
314
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