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The mark of Cain : from the wild reeds and rushes she came / Lindsey Barraclough.

Barraclough, Lindsey, author. (Author).
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  • 5 of 6 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 6 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Alexandria-Monroe Public Library - Alexandria F BAR (Text) 37521530741158 AMPL Teen Fiction Available -
Bloomfield Eastern Greene County Public Library - Bloomfield YA FIC BAR (Text) 36803000977285 FIC-YA Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library T FIC Barraclo (Text) 31208912461268 teen Checked out 12/06/2016
Poseyville Carnegie Public Library - Poseyville YA Barr (Text) 70651000024863 YA Available -
Waterloo-Grant Township Public Library - Waterloo TF BAR (Text) 30090000716386 Teen Available -
Westville-New Durham Township Public Library - Westville YA BAR (Text) 71462000027699 YA Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780763678647
  • ISBN: 0763678643
  • Physical Description: 487 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First U.S. edition
  • Publisher: Somervillle, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, [2016]

Content descriptions

General Note: First published in 2014 by The Bodly Head, an imprint of Random House Children's Books.
Summary, etc.: In 1567, baby Aphra is found among the reeds and rushes by two outcast witches. Even as an infant, her gifts in the dark craft are clear. But when her guardians succumb to an angry mob, Aphra is left to fend for herself. She is shunned and feared by all but one man, the leper known as Long Lankin. Hounded and ostracized, the two find solace only in each other, but even this respite is doomed, and Aphra’s bitterness poisons her entire being. Afflicted with leprosy, tortured and about to be burned as a witch, she manages one final enchantment—a curse on her tormentor’s heirs. Now, in 1962, Cora and Mimi, the last of a cursed line, are trapped in an ancient home on a crumbling estate in deepest winter, menaced by a spirit bent on revenge. Are their lives and souls forfeit forever?
Subject: Sisters > Fiction.
Revenge > Fiction.
Villages > England > Fiction.
Great Britain > History > Elizabeth II, 1952- > Fiction.
Horror stories.
YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Horror.
YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Historical / Europe.
YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Paranormal, Occult & Supernatural.
Genre: Young adult fiction.

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