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The Bride's Farewell

(2009)
A novel by

 
 
Awards
Carnegie Medal Best Book (nominee)
A young woman runs away from home and finds love in the most unexpected place

In Meg Rosoff's fourth novel, a young woman in 1850s rural England runs away from home on horseback the day she's to marry her childhood sweetheart. Pell is from a poor preacher's family and she's watched her mother suffer for years under the burden of caring for an ever-increasing number of children. Pell yearns to escape the inevitable repetition of such a life.

She understands horses better than people and sets off for Salisbury Fair, where horse trading takes place, in the hope of finding work and buying herself some time. But as she rides farther away from home, Pell's feelings for her parents, her siblings, and her fiancé surprise her with their strength and alter the course of her travels. And her journey leads her to find love where she least expects it.

Rosoff's magical voice and her novel's ethereal setting will thrill her passionate longtime fans and garner her new ones.

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Hardback Editions

September 2009 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Bride's Farewell
Author(s): Meg Rosoff
ISBN: 0-14-138393-3 / 978-0-14-138393-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   


August 2009 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Bride's Farewell
Author(s): Meg Rosoff
ISBN: 0-385-66446-X / 978-0-385-66446-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Doubleday Canada
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August 2009 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Bride's Farewell
Author(s): Meg Rosoff
ISBN: 0-670-02099-0 / 978-0-670-02099-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Viking Adult
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Paperback Editions

September 2010 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Bride's Farewell
Author(s): Meg Rosoff
ISBN: 0-385-66447-8 / 978-0-385-66447-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Doubleday Canada
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   


July 2010 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Bride's Farewell: A Novel
Author(s): Meg Rosoff
ISBN: 0-452-29621-8 / 978-0-452-29621-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Penguin Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   


June 2010 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Bride's Farewell
Author(s): Meg Rosoff
ISBN: 0-14-132340-X / 978-0-14-132340-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin
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August 2009 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Bride's Farewell
Author(s): Meg Rosoff
ISBN: 0-14-138394-1 / 978-0-14-138394-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Availability: Amazon UK   


Audio Editions

August 2009 : UK Audio CD
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Title: The Bride's Farewell
Author(s): Meg Rosoff
ISBN: 0-14-314463-4 / 978-0-14-314463-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin Audiobooks
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


August 2009 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Bride's Farewell
Author(s): Meg Rosoff
Publisher: Penguin Audio
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August 2009 : USA Audio CD
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Title: The Bride's Farewell
Author(s): Meg Rosoff
ISBN: 1-4159-6506-4 / 978-1-4159-6506-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Books on Tape
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Kindle Editions

September 2009 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Bride's Farewell
Author(s): Meg Rosoff
Publisher: Penguin
Availability: Amazon UK   


August 2009 : Canada Kindle edition
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Title: The Bride's Farewell
Author(s): Meg Rosoff
Publisher: Doubleday Canada
Availability: Amazon CA   


July 2009 : USA Kindle edition
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Title: The Bride's Farewell: A Novel
Author(s): Meg Rosoff
Publisher: Penguin Books
Availability: Amazon