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The pursuit of William Abbey / Claire North.

The pursuit of William Abbey / Claire North.
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ISBN 9780356507422 (paperback)
Author North, Claire author.
Title The pursuit of William Abbey / Claire North.
Publisher/Date London : Orbit, an imprint of Little, Brown Book Group, 2019.
Pagination etc. 420 pages ; 24 cm.
Summary Note South Africa, 1884. A young and naive English doctor by the name of William Abbey witnesses the lynching of a local boy by the white colonists. As the child dies, his mother curses William. William begins to understand what the curse means when the shadow of the dead boy starts following him across the world. It never stops, never rests. It can cross oceans and mountains. And if it catches him, the person he loves most in the world will die.
Subject Children -- Death -- Fiction
Shades and shadows -- Fiction
Physicians -- South Africa -- Fiction
Blessing and cursing -- Fiction
Lynching -- South Africa -- Fiction
South Africa -- Race relations -- History -- 19th century -- Fiction
Paranormal fiction.
Historical fiction.
Shelf Location F NORT
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