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PRINCE OF SHADOWS

Book cover ofPrince of Shadows
  • Author: Rachel CAINE
  • Publisher: Allison & Busby
  • Published: 2014
  • Description: Softback, Near Fine
  • Dust Jacket Condition: No dustjacket
  • Edition: First
  • ISBN-13: 9780749015138
  • Ref: 12825
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A first UK edition B format (130 x 198 mm) paperback with a stated “First Edition.”   Some age tanning to pages and a very feint crease at the top right-hand corner of the front cover.

SYNOPSIS:  “Revisit a Shakespearean classic from a new angle…

In the Houses of Montague and Capulet, there is only one goal: power.  The boys are born to fight and die for honour and – if they survive -marry for influence and money, not love.  The girls are assets, to be spent wisely. Their wishes are of no importance.  Their fates are written on the day they are born.

Benvolio Montague, cousin to Romeo, knows all this.  He expects to die for his cousin, for his house, but a spark of rebellion still lives inside him.  At night, he is the Prince of Shadows, the greatest thief in Verona – and he risks all as he steals from  House Capulet.  In doing so, he sets eyes on convent-bound Rosaline, and a terrible curse beings that will claim the lives of many…”

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