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The Essex Serpent

(2016)
A novel by

 
 
Awards
British Book Award Book of the Year
Costa Book Awards Best Novel (nominee)
London 1893: When Cora Seaborne and her son Francis reach Essex, rumours spread from further up the estuary that the mythical Essex Serpent, once said to roam the marshes claiming lives, has returned to the coastal parish of Aldwinter. Cora, a keen amateur naturalist is enthralled, convinced that it may be a previously undiscovered species.

As she sets out on its trail she meets William Ransome, Aldwinter's vicar. They find themselves inexorably drawn together and torn apart, eventually changing each other's lives in ways entirely unexpected.

Genre: Historical

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Title: The Essex Serpent: A Novel
Author(s): Sarah Perry
ISBN: 0-06-266637-1 / 978-0-06-266637-6 (USA edition)
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Title: The Essex Serpent
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Title: The Essex Serpent: A Novel
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Title: The Essex Serpent: A Novel
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Title: The Essex Serpent: A Novel
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Title: The Essex Serpent: The number one bestseller and British Book Awards Book of the Year
Author(s): Sarah Perry
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Title: The Essex Serpent: The number one bestseller and British Book Awards Book of the Year
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June 2017 : USA Audio CD
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Title: The Essex Serpent
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ISBN: 1-5384-1686-7 / 978-1-5384-1686-0 (USA edition)
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Title: The Essex Serpent: A Novel
Author(s): Sarah Perry
ISBN: 1-5384-1685-9 / 978-1-5384-1685-3 (USA edition)
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Title: The Essex Serpent: A Novel
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Title: The Essex Serpent: A Novel
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Title: The Essex Serpent: A Novel
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Title: The Essex Serpent
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Title: The Essex Serpent: A Novel
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Title: The Essex Serpent: The number one bestseller and British Book Awards Book of the Year
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