New historical young adult novel from Sharon Biggs Waller


Viking Books have acquired the rights to an as-yet untitled novel by Sharon Biggs Waller (A Mad, Wicked Folly).  The stand-alone historical novel is set during mid-Victorian England, where, after the Opium Wars, 17-year-old Elodie travels to the mountains of China seeking a rare orchid to save her family from debtors’ prison.

Publication is scheduled for winter 2016.

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Lucy Nisbet

Lucy is an English teacher-in-training and a self-confessed book nerd. She often buys more books than she can reasonably afford or possibly have time to read. Her Hogwarts letter is now several years too late, but she’s sure it’s just gotten lost in the post.

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