Ninth Child, The

  • Sally Magnusson

  • ISBN: 9781445089553

£27.49

Isabel Aird is aghast when her husband is appointed doctor to an extraordinary waterworks being built miles from the city. But Isabel, following a succession of miscarriages, finds unexpected consolations... more

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Isabel Aird is aghast when her husband is appointed doctor to an extraordinary waterworks being built miles from the city. But Isabel, following a succession of miscarriages, finds unexpected consolations in a place where she can feel the presence of her unborn children and begin to work out what her life in Victorian society is for. The hills echo with the gunpowder blasts of hundreds of navvies tunnelling to bring clean water to diseased Glasgow 30 miles away - digging so deep that there are those who worry they are disturbing the land of faery itself. With new life quickening within her again, Isabel can only wait. But a darker presence has also emerged from the gunpowder smoke...
The Ninth Child by Sally Magnusson, narrated by Angus King & Hugh Ross & Jamie Parker & Kristin Atherton & Sarah Barrob & Siobha

Genre
General Fiction

ISBN(s)
Audio MP3 CD: 9781445089553
(01 Jun 2020)
Audio CD: 9781445089546
(01 Jun 2020)

Narrator(s)
Audio MP3 CD: Angus King & Hugh Ross & Jamie Parker & Kristin Atherton & Sarah Barrob & Siobha
Audio CD: Angus King & Hugh Ross & Jamie Parker & Kristin Atherton & Sarah Barrob & Siobha

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