The siege winter
|Format:||Large Print 2015|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy|
A New York Times Bestselling AuthorEngland, 1141. King Stephen and the Empress Matilda vie for the crown. In this dangerous world, a depraved monk kidnaps an eleven-year-old peasant and leaves her for dead. When Gwil finds Emma, she has no memory. An archer for hire, he dresses her as a boy, names her Penda, and teaches her to use a bow. Together they make their way to the small but strategic fortress of fifteen-year-old Maud, who has tempted fate by giving shelter to the empress.
-- King of England,
Matilda, -- Empress, consort of Henry V, Holy Roman Emperor, -- 1102-1167 -- Fiction.
Civil war -- Great Britain -- Fiction.
Archers -- Fiction.
Amnesiacs -- Fiction.
Child sexual abuse by clergy -- Fiction.
Sieges -- Fiction.
Princesses -- Great Britain -- Fiction.
Large type books.
Great Britain -- Kings and rulers -- Fiction.
Great Britain -- History -- Stephen, 1135-1154 -- Fiction.
|Publisher|| Farmington Hills, Mich. :2015
|Edition||Large print edition.|
|Other Titles|| Winter siege
"Published in 2015 by arrangement with William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers."
Originally published as Winter siege / Ariana Franklin and Samantha Norman. London : Bantam Press, an imprint of Transworld Publishers, 2014.
545 pages (large print) ; 23 cm