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Nettle & Bone  Cover Image Book Book

Nettle & Bone / T. Kingfisher.

Kingfisher, T., (author.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781250244048
  • ISBN: 1250244048
  • Physical Description: 243 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First Edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Tor/Tom Doherty Associates Book, 2022.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
"This isn't a fairytale where the princess marries a prince. It's one where she kills him. From Hugo, Nebula, and Locus award-winning author T. Kingfisher comes an original and subversive new fantasy adventure. After years of seeing her sisters suffer atthe hands of an abusive prince, Marra-the shy, convent-raised, third-born daughter-has finally realized that no one is coming to their rescue. No one, except for Marra herself. Seeking help from a powerful gravewitch, Marra is offered the tools to kill aprince-if she can complete three impossible tasks. But, as is the way in tales of princes, witches, and daughters, the impossible is only the beginning. On her quest, Marra is joined by the gravewitch, a reluctant fairy godmother, a strapping former knight, and a chicken possessed by a demon. Together, the five of them intend to be the hand that closes around the throat of the prince and frees Marra's family and their kingdom from its tyrannous ruler at last. "Nettle & Bone is the kind of book that immediately feels like an old friend. Fairytale mythic resonance meets homey pragmatism in this utterly delightful story. It's creepy, funny, heartfelt, and full of fantastic characters I absolutely loved!" -Melissa Caruso, author of The Tethered Mage"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Witches > Fiction.
Good and evil > Fiction.
Abused wives > Fiction.
Sisters > Fiction.
Princes > Fiction.
Murder > Fiction.
Genre: Witch fiction.
Fairy tales.
Fantasy fiction.

Available copies

  • 14 of 21 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Poplar Bluff Municipal Library District. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Poplar Bluff - Main Library.

Holds

  • 4 current holds with 21 total copies.
Show Only Available Copies
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Poplar Bluff - Main Library OW KINGFISHER (Text) 38420101777478 NEW ADULT DISPLAY - BOOKS Checked out 12/20/2022


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