The fool's girl - Celia Rees

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Title
The fool's girl
Author
Celia Rees
format
Hardback
Publisher
Bloomsbury
Language
English
UK Publication Date
20100405

Violetta and Feste have come to London to rescue the holy relics taken from the church in Illyria by the evil Malvolio. Their journey has been long and their adventures many, but it is not until they meet the playwright William Shakespeare that they get to tell the entire story from beginning to end!

But where will this remarkable tale ultimately lead Violetta and her companion? And will they manage to save themselves, and the relics from the very evil intentions of Malvolio.


CeliaReesis the author of many books for young readers including the bestsellers Witch Child, Sorceress, Pirates!, and Sovay.Celia lives in England. Her novels have been translated into more than 20 languages.


'The lushly romantic story is very involving and always enjoyable, and it's packed with wonderfully evocative details'
Guardian

'Ambitious, clever and compelling . . . Rees's imagination makes her gloriously unpredictable'
The Times

'A sophisticated, compelling novel about creativity, sexual ambiguity and cunning. It should be required reading for readers of 13+ studying the play'
The Times

'Fast and gripping . . . The writing is faithful to the period and the depiction of Shakespeare reads authentically'
Bookfest

Type
BOOK
Keyword Index
Relics - Fiction.|London (England) - History - 17th century - Fiction.|Young adult fiction.|Adventure stories.
Country of Publication
England
Number of Pages
320

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