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The Onion Girl

The Newford Series: Book #2001
By Charles de Lint
Narrated by Kate Reading / 19 hours 33 minutes

In his stunning novels of magic and danger in the modern world, Charles de Lint has brought an entire imaginary North American city to vivid life: Newford, where magic lights the dark streets, myths walk clothed in modern shapes, and a broad cast of extraordinary people work to keep the whole world turning. At the center of it all stands a young artist named Jilly Coppercorn, with her tangled hair and paint-splattered jeans, whose paintings capture the hidden beings that dwell in the city's shadows. Now, at last, de Lint tells Jilly's own story; for behind the painter's fey charm lies a dark secret that she's labored to forget. "I'm the onion girl," Jilly Coppercorn says. "Pull back the layers of my life, and you won't find anything at the core. Just a broken child. A hollow girl. She's very, very good at running-but the past has come to claim her now."

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Narrator Kate Reading
ISBN 9781483075747
Length 19 hours 33 minutes
Language English
Publisher Blackstone Audio, Inc.
Publication Date
Abridged No

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