Daughter of a Thousand Years

CD - unabridged
Audio (11 discs)
Product Number: BN10841
Released: Feb 21, 2017
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781531868260
Narrator/s: Mary Robinette Kowal
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
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Greenland, AD 1000 More than her fiery hair marks Freydis as the daughter of Erik the Red; her hot temper and fierce pride are as formidable as her Viking father's. And so, too, is her devotion to the great god Thor, which puts her at odds with those in power-including her own brother, the zealous Leif Eriksson. Determined to forge her own path, she defies her family's fury and clings to her dream of sailing away to live on her own terms, with or without the support of her husband. New Hampshire, 2016 Like her Icelandic ancestors, history professor Emma Moretti is a passionate defender of Norse mythology. But in a small town steeped in traditional values, her cultural beliefs could jeopardize both her academic career and her congressman father's reelection. Torn between public expectation and personal identity, family and faith, she must choose which to honor and which to abandon. In a dramatic, sweeping dual narrative that spans a millennium, two women struggle against communities determined to silence them, but neither Freydis nor Emma intends to give up without a fight

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