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y separately published work icon Flame of Sevenwaters single work   novel   fantasy  
Is part of Sevenwaters Juliet Marillier , 1999 series - author novel (number 6 in series)
Issue Details: First known date: 2012... 2012 Flame of Sevenwaters
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'When Maeve, twenty year old daughter of Lord Sean of Sevenwaters, accompanies a skittish horse back to Erin, she must confront her demons. For Maeve carries the legacy of a childhood fire in her crippled hands. She has lived with her aunt in Britain for ten years, developing a special gift for gentling difficult animals.

'Maeve arrives home to find Sevenwaters in turmoil. The forest surrounding her father's keep also has uncanny inhabitants, including a community of Fair Folk. Now the fey prince Mac Dara has become desperate to see his only son return to the Otherworld to rule after him. To force Sean's hand, Mac Dara has made innocent travellers on the Sevenwaters border disappear, and now their bodies are appearing one by one in bizarre circumstances. Mac Dara's malign activities must be stopped. But how? What human army can defeat a force with magic at its fingertips?

'Maeve's gift with animals earns her respect at Sevenwaters. She bonds with her enigmatic small brother, Finbar, his druid tutor Luachan, and two stray dogs. When Maeve discovers the body of one of the missing men, she and Finbar are drawn into a journey where the stakes are high: they may bring about the end of Mac Dara's reign, or suffer a hideous death. For Maeve, success may lead to a future she has not dared to believe possible.' (Publisher's blurb)



Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • New York (City), New York (State),
      United States of America (USA),
      Roc Books ,
      2012 .
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      Extent: 434p.p.
      • Published: 6th November 2012
      ISBN: 9780451464804
Alternative title: Vlam van Zeven Wateren
Language: Dutch
    • Amsterdam,
      Western Europe, Europe,
      Luitingh-Sijthoff ,
      2013 .
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      Extent: 448p.p.
      Reprinted: 1 Dec 2015
      ISBN: 9789024572656, 9789024535576

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