Hurdy Gurdy

by Christopher Wilson

£8.99


Reserve a copy

×

Reserve a copy

Reserve a copy of Hurdy Gurdy for collection at the Marlow Bookshop. If you provide your email address below, we will contact you when this item is ready for collection. For delivery by post add the address to the order notes and we will be in touch to arrange payment.

Fiction

Paperback

9780571361953

Published September 2021

It is the year of our Lord 1349 and it is the season of the Plague.

Novice friar Brother Diggory, now sixteen, has lived in the Monastery of the Order of St Odo at Whye since his eighth birthday. But his life is about to change. The sickness is creeping ever closer and the monks must attend to the victims. When Brother Diggory is nominated to tend to those afflicted, he realises he is about to meet the Plague, and that it is more powerful than him. What he doesn’t realise is that encountering an illness and understanding it are two quite different things…

An uproarious and uplifting novel about sickness and health, the fashions of 14th Century medicine, and how perhaps we’re never quite as cutting-edge as we might like to believe.

The Haunting Season by Various Authors | 9780751581973

The Haunting Season

Various Authors

£12.99

Crossroads by Jonathan Franzen | 9780008308896

Crossroads

Jonathan Franzen

£20.00

Cloud Cuckoo Land by Anthony Doerr | 9780008478292

Cloud Cuckoo Land

Anthony Doerr

£20.00

Memorial by Bryan Washington | 9781838950101

Memorial

Bryan Washington

£8.99

Oh William! by Elizabeth Strout | 9780241508176

Oh William!

Elizabeth Strout

£14.99

The Spirit Engineer by A.J. West | 9780715654330

The Spirit Engineer

A.J. West

£14.99