Hello, Elizabeth here, bookseller and writer.
This is my third attempt at a blog. Since I am supremely lazy and busy, (which isn’t always an oxymoron), the third time might be the charm to convince me once and for all that I have no business orphaning any more blogs online.
, by Susan Fletcher. Beautifully written story set in ancient Persia, about a brother and sister, children of a defeated rebel king, who are in hiding and on the run from their father’s enemies.
Fletcher is such a master at knowing what to include and what to leave out; her Shadow Spinner was also gripping.