Corrag

by Susan Fletcher

Publisher: W.W. Norton & Co. in New York, USA

Written in English
Cover of: Corrag | Susan Fletcher
Published: Pages: 366 Downloads: 717
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Subjects:

  • Fiction,
  • History,
  • Glencoe Massacre, 1692,
  • Witches,
  • Jacobites

Edition Notes

StatementSusan Fletcher
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6106.L48 C67 2010b
The Physical Object
Pagination366 p.
Number of Pages366
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25041408M
ISBN 100393080005
ISBN 109780393080001
LC Control Number2010025743
OCLC/WorldCa601101031

New York and London: W.W. Norton & Co., pp. 8vo. Paperback. Advance reading copy. Light edgewear. Item # ISBN: Corrag's Scotland is a hateful, dangerous place of wanton religious zealotry and disguised politics. There are many who work behind the scenes, scheming, Irish, English and Scottish-born. Men ally, changing futures and altering fealties. Feb 07,  · In fact and fiction, these books shine different lights on Scotland’s distant north. 1. The Crow Road by Iain Banks It is told from the perspective of Corrag, a young woman regarded as a Author: Kerry Andrew. For some reason, when I edited my blog this review disappeared. Can’t have that, since it’s my favourite book EVER. And I mean EVER EVER EVER, out of ALL THE BOOKS. EVER. So, I’ve written this new review. Which is actually borderline incoherent gushing about witches and Scotland and all of the awesomeness that this book has. Continue reading Book Review: Witch Light by Susan Fletcher.

56 quotes from Susan Fletcher: 'Love is blind, they say--but isn't it more that love makes us see too much? Isn't it more that love floods our brain with sights and sounds, so that everything looks bigger, brighter, more lovely than ever before?', 'Kisses open doors, I've noticed. That one gesture can unlock secrets, ease open feelings. It can't be prevented--these kisses just are. Mar 11,  · Corrag's storytelling forms the heart of the novel, interspersed with Leslie's commentary in letters to his wife. Northumberland-born, Corrag fled north after her mother, a herbalist healer, was. Jun 14,  · Coreg is a clubhipicbanyoles.com-blockers affect the heart and circulation (blood flow through arteries and veins). Coreg is used to treat heart failure and hypertension (high blood pressure).. Coreg is also used after a heart attack that has caused your heart not to pump as well.. Important Information/ Read "Corrag" by Susan Fletcher available from Rakuten Kobo. A novel from Susan Fletcher, author of the bestselling Eve Green and Oystercatchers. The Massacre of Glencoe happened at 4/5.

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This story is as horrifying as it is beautifully told. There are no words to describe the massacre of innocent babes, women and men, but the book is based on fact/5(37).

Mar 04,  · I have only one minor nitpick with this book: too many extraneous and incorrect commas. But since this was an ARC I won from LibraryThing, I can hope that something was done about that in the final clubhipicbanyoles.com book was so well written and felt so real that I had to search out Corrag in Scottish folklore and legend/5.

Mar 04,  · Corrag agrees to talk to him so that the truth may be known about her involvement, and so that she may be less alone, in her final days. As she tells her story, Leslie questions his own beliefs and purpose - and a friendship develops between them that alters both their lives. Dec 10,  · Corrag - Kindle edition by Susan Fletcher.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Corrag/5(39). Mar 05,  · CORRAG BY SUSAN FLETCHER Fourth Estate, pp. £ The other narrator is an Irish Jacobite, the Rev Charles Leslie.

He has come to Inveraray in an attempt to collect evidence that will. The information about Corrag shown above was first featured in "The BookBrowse Review" - BookBrowse's online-magazine that keeps our members abreast of notable and high-profile books publishing in the coming weeks.

In most cases, the reviews are necessarily limited to those that were available to us ahead of publication. If you are the publisher or author of this book and feel that the. Apr 02,  · Corrag is not perfect. It is, however, a novel with moments of such extraordinary beauty and quiet power that it is impossible, having read it, not to look at the world anew.

Jun 11,  · I actually read the Highland Witch while visiting Ireland and Scotland, for my down time. I found it engaging, somewhat telling of the region and people. I will read more books by Susan and would love to have a personal discussion with her about how she was able to write this as a trained Druid.

When a book does this for me IT IS A GOOD book. /5(80). Aug 22,  · The book follows Corrag's life - all its ups and downs, her beautiful character never doing any harm to any living thing, through the tragic Glen Coe Massacre.

The writing is sublime - easy to read, not so easy to put down and leaves you living it and wanting more. I would love to have met Corrag/5(82). Mar 04,  · Corrag spins colorful if sometimes meandering tales of the unfriendly English countryside and the fleeting joy of having found, in the clan, a place where she can be accepted; Charles is harder to pin down, and he often functions as a placeholder until his abrupt shift into a pivotal role late in the book.5/5(2).

Compre o livro Corrag - A Novel na clubhipicbanyoles.com: confira as ofertas para livros em inglês e importados/5(37). The story is based on both fact (the MacDonald massacre) and legend (Corrag’s warning).

The book’s chapters alternate, mostly, between Corrag’s narration and. I have just finished reading 'Corrag' by Susan Fletcher and I can honestly say that I have never read a book like it.

Previously published under the title of 'Witch Light', it is a story about a young woman who has witnessed a massacre in the Scottish highlands and to. Librarian Note: There is more than one author in the GoodReads database with this name.

See this thread for more information. Susan Fletcher is the author of Eve Green, which won the Whitbread Award for First Novel, Oystercatchers, and clubhipicbanyoles.com lives in the United Kingdom.4/5.

Apr 27,  · Corrag, however, I leapt at, for two reasons. Firstly, as I have mentioned previously, I am, as Corrag herself would say, "for places". I love stories that are set in specific landscapes, where that landscape is as much a part of the book as are the characters, where the land itself is a protagonist.

CORRAG by Susan Fletcher — This book. All the emotions Heartbreaking, breathtaking, hopeful I needed this novel right now: a book with lush natural landscape descriptions and a character whose heart beats in tandem with the seasons and with abounding hope in an uncertain world.

Nov 24,  · The Highland Witch: A Novel - Kindle edition by Susan Fletcher. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Highland Witch: A Novel/5(80).

Corrag spins colorful if sometimes meandering tales of the unfriendly English countryside and the fleeting joy of having found, in the clan, a place where she can be accepted; Charles is harder to.

“More things are learnt in the woods than in books. Animals, trees and rocks teach you things not to be heard elsewhere.

St Bernard (–) Table of Contents Cover Page Title Page Dedication Epigraph Map Letter One I II III Two I II” ― Susan Fletcher, Corrag. Jan 09,  · I first became aware of this book when Boof of The Book Whisperer said it was one of her favourites.

I've been curious to see why she loved it so much and now that I've read it I agree that it’s a great book, although I didn’t think so at first. In Corrag Susan Fletcher. Nov 01,  · Buy a cheap copy of Corrag book by Susan Fletcher. A breathtaking novel of passion and betrayal in seventeenth-century Scotland, and the portrait of an unforgettable heroine accused of clubhipicbanyoles.comry 13, Free shipping over $ Nov 28,  · The Paperback of the The Highland Witch by Susan Fletcher at Barnes & Noble.

Fletcher’s latest work casts a spell that will linger over readers long after they have finished the book." captivating Corrag—accused witch, orphaned herbalist, and unforgettable heroine—is imprisoned for her supposed involvement in a massacre in the /5. Corrag (Book): Fletcher, Susan, Corrag-- an accused witch-- is imprisoned for her supposed involvement in a massacre she had no part in.

As she tells her story to an Irish propagandist, she transforms both their lives. Susan Fletcher's *Corrag*, reviewed and recommended fiction. Hunger, disease, avarice and envy breed superstition and fear, justifying the sacrifice of souls society deems culpable for what men cannot explain.

He did not think that the sight of such an item would cause such horror – the locals who knew of Corrag, and therefore what this sword might be, grabbed it and threw it back into the loch and hoped they had done enough.

The next morning, the 1st Julywas the first day of the Battle of the Somme. Susan Fletcher (born ) is a British novelist. Fletcher was born in Birmingham and studied at the University of York (BA in English and Related Studies) and then at the University of East Anglia (MA in Creative Writing).

Her first novel, Eve Green, was published in by Fourth Estate, an imprint of clubhipicbanyoles.com features an eight-year-old girl who is sent to a new life in rural clubhipicbanyoles.com:Birmingham, England. Mar 25,  · Corrag By Susan Fletcher (Fourth Estate £) By Clare Colvin for MailOnline Updated: EST, 25 March This historical novel about the massacre of Glencoe has as its protagonist the.

Find books like Corrag from the world’s largest community of readers. Goodreads members who liked Corrag also liked: You Let Me In, Insurrection (The Ins. Corrag’s legendary place in history is a very interesting story. Fletcher did create a full character with a rich background.

However, I felt that this book moved very slowly with a great deal of repetition. There were a great many well written descriptive passages, but the lack of 4/5(42).Nov 15,  · Corrag spins colorful if sometimes meandering tales of the unfriendly English countryside and the fleeting joy of having found, in the clan, a place where she can be accepted; Charles is harder to pin down, and he often functions as a placeholder until his abrupt shift into a pivotal role late in the book/5(44).A novel from Susan Fletcher, author of the bestselling Eve Green and clubhipicbanyoles.com Massacre of Glencoe happened at 5am on 13th February when thirty.