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The Girl with Glass Feet (First Edition)

Shaw, Ali

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ISBN 10: 1843549182 / ISBN 13: 9781843549185
Published by Atlantic Books, 2009
New Condition: New Hardcover
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LONDON: Atlantic (2009). First U.K. edition. First printing (with full number line including the 1). Hardbound. NEW. Very Fine in a very fine dust jacket. Fiction. Comes with mylar dust jacket cover. NOT price clipped. . Bookseller Inventory # Brit-Stacks-1

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Title: The Girl with Glass Feet (First Edition)

Publisher: Atlantic Books

Publication Date: 2009

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:New

Dust Jacket Condition: New

Edition: 1st Edition...

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Synopsis:

A mysterious and frightening alchemical metamorphosis has befallen Ida Maclaird - she is slowly turning into glass, from the feet up. She returns to St Hauda's Land, where she believes the glass first took hold, in search of a cure. Midas Crook is a young loner, who has lived on the islands his entire life. When he meets Ida, something about her sad, defiant spirit pierces his emotional defenses. As Midas helps Ida come to terms with her affliction, she gradually unpicks the knots of his heart, and they begin to fall in love... What they need most is time - and time is slipping away fast. Will they find a way to stave off the spread of the glass? The Girl with Glass Feet is a dazzlingly imaginative and gripping first novel, a love story to treasure.

About the Author:

Ali Shaw was born in 1982 and grew up in a small town in Dorset. He graduated from Lancaster University with a first class degree in English Literature and has since worked as a bookseller and at Oxford's Bodleian Library. He is currently writing his second novel.

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