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Graydon House



The Book of Thorns

Hester Fox’s The Book of Thorns is a gentle, magical tale of hope and healing in the midst of war.

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Review of ‘The Book of Thorns’

The Napoleonic wars have been fertile ground for historical fantasy in recent years. From the draconic aerial combat of Naomi Novik’s Temeraire series to Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell, Susanna Clarke’s wry fairy tale of manners, that continent-spanning conflict provides an ideal canvas for fantastical retellings. It’s sweeping in scope, and…

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