ISBN 9780099539568,Black Sheep

Black Sheep

Author:

Susan Hill

Publisher:

Random House

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ISBN 9780099539568
Publisher

Random House

Publication Year 2014
ISBN-13

ISBN 9780099539568

ISBN-10 009953956X
Binding

Paperback

Number of Pages 144 Pages
Language (English)
Subject

Fiction

The village is called Mount of Zeal. It's built in a bowl like an amphitheatre, with the winding gear where the stage would be. The pit lies below.
 
Ted Howker's school is on the edge of Lower Terrace next to the chapel. Upper Terrace - in a thunderous echo of the Bible so loved by Ted's grandfather - is Paradise. Ted and his father and his brothers live in Middle. In the beginning: a household of men, all of whom work in the pit...
 
Susan Hill is an exceptional writer at the height of her powers. Every word is precisely right: the descriptions of the village and the pit, the people and the farm are exact and true; the heartbreak is inevitable yet new; and the imagery and imagination take your breath away.
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