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The wonder : a novel / Emma Donoghue.

Donoghue, Emma. (Author).
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Location: Fennell PAPERBACKS PAB DON
Barcode: 30731101208225
Status: Available

Record details

  • ISBN: 1443450022
  • ISBN: 9781443450027
  • Physical Description: 291 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Canadian edition.
  • Publisher: Toronto : HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, 2016

Content descriptions

General Note:
Canadian author.
Formatted Contents Note:
Nurse -- Watch -- Fast -- Vigil -- Shift -- Epilogue -- Author's note.
Summary, etc.:
A village in 1850s Ireland is mystified by what appears to be a miracle--a little girl seems to be thriving after months without food. An English nurse and an international journalist try to get to the root of why the child may actually be the victim of murder in this psychological thriller.
Subject: Nurses > Fiction.
Sick children > Fiction.
Psychological fiction.
Girls > Fiction.
Fasting > Fiction
Fasting > Religious aspects > Fiction.
Ireland > Social life and customs > 19th century > Fiction.
Ireland > Fiction.