Cover of: The brides of Rollrock Island | Margo Lanagan

About the Book

"On remote Rollrock Island, men go to sea to make their livings--and to catch their wives. The witch Misskaella knows the way of drawing a girl from the heart of a seal, of luring the beauty out of the beast. And for a price a man may buy himself a lovely sea-wife. He may have and hold and keep her. And he will tell himself that he is her master. But from his first look into those wide, questioning, liquid eyes, he will be just as transformed as she. He will be equally ensnared. And the witch will have her true payment"--

About the Edition

"On remote Rollrock Island, men go to sea to make their livings--and to catch their wives. The witch Misskaella knows the way of drawing a girl from the heart of a seal, of luring the beauty out of the beast. And for a price a man may buy himself a lovely sea-wife. He may have and hold and keep her. And he will tell himself that he is her master. But from his first look into those wide, questioning, liquid eyes, he will be just as transformed as she. He will be equally ensnared. And the witch will have her true payment"--

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
[Fic]
Library of Congress
PZ7.L216 Br 2012

The Physical Object

Pagination
p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL25186371M
Internet Archive
bridesofrollrock0000lana
ISBN 13
9780375869198, 9780375969195, 9780375989308
LC Control Number
2011047466
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