Rowenna Miller

The Fairy Bargains of Prospect Hill -- Rowenna Miller, Paperback

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In this enchanting historical fantasy about sisterhood and self-discovery, a woman does everything she can to help her sister escape her husband-- perfect for fans of C. L. Polk, Mary Robinette Kowal, and Marie Brennan.

There is no magic on Prospect Hill--or anywhere else, for that matter. But just on the other side of the veil is the world of the Fae. Generations ago, the first farmers on Prospect Hill learned to bargain small trades to make their lives a little easier--a bit of glass to find something lost, a cup of milk for better layers in the chicken coop.

Much of that old wisdom was lost as the riverboats gave way to the rail lines and the farmers took work at mills and factories. Alaine Fairborn's family, however, was always superstitious, and she still hums the rhymes to find a lost shoe and to ensure dry weather on her sister's wedding day.

When Delphine confides her new husband is not the man she thought he was, Alaine will stop at nothing to help her sister escape him. Small bargains buy them time, but a major one is needed. Yet, the price for true freedom may be more than they're willing to pay.

Praise for The Fairy Bargains of Prospect Hill:

"A warm-hearted yet fierce fairy tale around the bonds of sisterhood."―H. G. Parry

"Brimming with folk magic and delightfully sinister hidden worlds. Truly enchanting."―Leslye Penelope

"A beautifully written tale of feminine power, sisterly devotion, and magic as old as the hills themselves."―Louisa Morgan

For more from Rowenna Miller, check out:

The Unraveled Kingdom
Torn
Fray
Rule


Author: Rowenna Miller
Publisher: Redhook
Published: 03/28/2023
Pages: 416
Binding Type: Paperback
Weight: 0.80lbs
Size: 8.40h x 5.70w x 1.10d
ISBN: 9780316378475

Review Citation(s):
Library Journal 01/01/2023 pg. 72
Publishers Weekly 01/30/2023
Booklist 02/15/2023 pg. 31
Kirkus Reviews 02/15/2023

About the Author
Rowenna Miller lives in the Midwest with her husband and daughters, as well as several cats, two goats, and an ever-growing flock of chickens. When she isn't inventing fantasy worlds, she teaches writing, trespasses while hiking, and gets into trouble with her sewing machine.

Product Tags:

Alternative History, Fantasy, Feminist, Fiction, Fiction - Fantasy, Historical, Novels, Paperback, Redhook, Rowenna Miller

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