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The Rose Daughter : an enchanting feminist fantasy from the winner of the 2019 Aurealis Award, Paperback / softback Book

The Rose Daughter : an enchanting feminist fantasy from the winner of the 2019 Aurealis Award Paperback / softback

Paperback / softback


She never meant to be a hero . . . In fact, Dreckly Jones has made a point her whole life to be exactly not that.

The daughter of a forbidden union between an earth elemental and a selkie, her rare powers have meant she has always had a target on her back. So Dreckly - a 40-something oyster shucker according to her fake documents, 140-something sprite if you're going to get all nit-picky about it - has become an expert at many things.

Chief amongst them: hiding. When she meets a determined group of rebels who desperately need her help, she finds herself wanting to stick her neck out for the first time in a long while.

Yet is she ready to be noticed? Is Dreckly willing to use her powers to stand up when it could cost her everything?Readers LOVE Maria Lewis... 'Maria Lewis is a must-read' Buzzfeed'Pay attention urban fantasy fans - Maria Lewis is a name you'll want to remember' One More Page'I can't wait to find out what happens next!' Keri Arthur'Journalist Maria Lewis grabs the paranormal fiction genre by the scruff of its neck and gives it a shake' The West Australian'Truly one of the best in the genre I have ever read' Oscar-nominee Lexi Alexander (Green Street Hooligans, Punisher: War Zone, Arrow, Supergirl)'An intriguing take on a classic monster with vibrant, modern characters' Sci Fi Bulletin


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