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The Burning Chambers

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France 1562: As the Wars of Religion begin to take hold, a courageous Catholic woman and a passionate Huguenot believer find themselves united in a quest to uncover a long-buried secret . . .

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Bringing sixteenth-century Languedoc vividly to life, Kate Mosse’s number one bestselling novel, The Burning Chambers, is a gripping story of love, betrayal, war and adventure, conspiracies, and divided loyalties.

Carcassonne 1562.
Nineteen-year-old Minou Joubert receives an anonymous letter at her father’s bookshop. Sealed with a distinctive family crest, it contains just five words: SHE KNOWS THAT YOU LIVE.

But before Minou can decipher the mysterious message, a chance encounter with a young Huguenot convert, Piet Reydon, changes her destiny forever. For Piet has a dangerous mission of his own, and he will need Minou’s help if he is to get out of La Cité alive . . .

A thrilling adventure, and a heart-breaking love story, Europe awaits in The Burning Chambers. A historical novel of excitement, conspiracy and danger like no other . . .

‘A powerful storyteller with an abudant imagination’ – Daily Telegraph

‘Impressively bold and ambitious’ – Daily Mail

Additional information

Weight 0.426 kg
Dimensions 19.6 × 13 × 3.9 cm
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Publisher

Imprint

Cover

Paperback

Pages

xviii, 585

Language

English

Edition

1st paperback ed

Dewey

823.92 (edition:23)

Readership

General – Trade / Code: K