Queen of the lightning

by Kathleen Herbert

Publisher: Bodley Head in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 255 Downloads: 599
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Places:

  • Great Britain

Subjects:

  • Middle Ages -- Fiction.,
  • Great Britain -- History -- Anglo-Saxon period, 449-1066 -- Fiction.

Edition Notes

StatementKathleen Herbert.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6058.E623 Q4 1983
The Physical Object
Pagination255 p. :
Number of Pages255
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2609677M
ISBN 100370305361
LC Control Number85171701
OCLC/WorldCa12667126

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The girl pictured is Esma, who calls herself The Queen of Lightning, and the boy in the field of on her skirt is Teo, who narrates most of the book (the parts set in the midth century).

The contemporary parts of the book are narrated by his grandson, Mateo. Like my book What the Moon Saw, this one also spans generations.

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