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The First Girl Child

(2019)
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From the New York Times bestselling author comes a breathtaking fantasy of a cursed kingdom, warring clans, and unexpected salvation.

Bayr of Saylok, bastard son of a powerful and jealous chieftain, is haunted by the curse once leveled by his dying mother. Bartered, abandoned, and rarely loved, she plagued the land with her words: From this day forward, there will be no daughters in Saylok.

Raised among the Keepers at Temple Hill, Bayr is gifted with inhuman strength. But he’s also blessed with an all-too-human heart that beats with one purpose: to protect Alba, the first girl child born in nearly two decades and the salvation for a country at risk.

Now the fate of Saylok lies with Alba and Bayr, whose bond grows deeper with every whisper of coming chaos. Charged with battling the enemies of their people, both within and without, Bayr is fueled further by the love of a girl who has defied the scourge of Saylok.

What Bayr and Alba don’t know is that they each threaten the king, a greedy man who built his throne on lies, murder, and betrayal. There is only one way to defend their land from the corruption that has overtaken it. By breaking the curse, they could defeat the king…but they could also destroy themselves.

Genre: Fantasy

Praise for this book

"Utterly brilliant. A sprawling tale of love and magic, of leadership and the sacrifice that comes with it. I cannot recommend this book enough." - Staci Hart

"By far, my favorite book of 2019. Addictive, engrossing, completely unputdownable. Amy Harmon’s The First Girl Child needs to be at the top of everyone’s reading list." - Penny Reid


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Used availability for Amy Harmon's The First Girl Child

Paperback Editions

August 2019 : USA Paperback
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Title: The First Girl Child
Author(s): Amy Harmon
ISBN: 1-5420-0796-8 / 978-1-5420-0796-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: 47North
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Audio Editions

September 2019 : Audio CD

Title: First Girl Child
Author(s): Amy Harmon
ISBN: 1-978684-82-7 / 978-1-978684-82-9
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
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September 2019 : Audio CD

Title: The First Girl Child
Author(s): Amy Harmon
ISBN: 1-978684-81-9 / 978-1-978684-81-2
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
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August 2019 : Audio CD
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Title: The First Girl Child
Author(s): Amy Harmon
ISBN: 1-978690-56-8 / 978-1-978690-56-1
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August 2019 : Audio CD
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Title: The First Girl Child
Author(s): Amy Harmon
ISBN: 1-978690-58-4 / 978-1-978690-58-5
Publisher: Bolinda/Brilliance audio
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August 2019 : Audio CD
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Author(s): Amy Harmon
ISBN: 1-72138-696-3 / 978-1-72138-696-3
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August 2019 : MP3 CD
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Title: First Girl Child, The
Author(s): Amy Harmon
ISBN: 1-72138-697-1 / 978-1-72138-697-0
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
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August 2019 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The First Girl Child
Author(s): Amy Harmon
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
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August 2019 : Australia Audio edition
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Title: The First Girl Child
Author(s): Amy Harmon
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
Availability: Amazon AU   


August 2019 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: The First Girl Child
Author(s): Amy Harmon
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
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August 2019 : UK Audio edition
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Title: The First Girl Child
Author(s): Amy Harmon
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
Availability: Amazon UK   


Kindle Editions

August 2019 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The First Girl Child
Author(s): Amy Harmon
Publisher: 47North
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU