|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Publisher:||Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
| Book Description: |
Winner of Canada's 2012 Governor General's Award for Fiction In this provocative and starkly beautiful historical novel, a Quaker family moves from Pennsylvania to the Virginia frontier, where slaves are the only available workers and where the family’s values and beliefs are sorely tested. In 1798, Daniel Dickinson, recently widowed and shunned by his fellow Quakers when he marries his young servant girl to help with his five small...