Account

Company

  Menu
Large Image

Death by Effigy

by , (Guardbridge Books)

(7 reviews)

£1.49

Share This

Description

A Novella of Mystery, Magic, and Marionettes in 19th Century Burma

A traditional Burmese puppetry troupe is more than meets the eye: these puppets hold living spirits.

Disaster strikes the troupe on the eve of a royal wedding. One of the puppets is murdered - his neck broken, his spirit gone - and they can't perform without him. If they fail to perform at the King's command, they could lose their livelihoods, or worse, their lives.

Aung, the troupe's elderly singer, must navigate court intrigues and negotiate with angry spirits in search of answers. Joining him is a an unexpected, and impish, assistant. Their investigation shows them ancient gods seeking recognition, long-lost friends who have changed by the years, and a society turning from the old ways.

Can they discover who is sabotaging their performance and save the troupe?

This story sparkles with engaging characters, and is filled with the magic and traditions of South East Asia.

"A wonderful blend of conspiracy and playful spirits, with a pair of unique detectives - with no strings attached!" --Steven Poore, author of Heir of the North.

Tag This Book

This Book Has Been Tagged
It hasn't. Be the first to tag this book!

Our Recommendation

Track It. This book has been £0.99 within the past year.

Notify Me When The Price...

  • £
  • If I'm already tracking this book...

to track this book on eReaderIQ.

Track These Authors

to track Karen L. Abrahamson on eReaderIQ.

  • to be notified each time the price drops on any book by Karen L. Abrahamson.
  • to stop tracking Karen L. Abrahamson.

to track Daniel Hand on eReaderIQ.

  • to be notified each time the price drops on any book by Daniel Hand.
  • to stop tracking Daniel Hand.

Price Summary

  • We started tracking this book on June 22, 2018.
  • This book was £1.50 when we started tracking it.
  • The price of this book has changed 5 times in the past 2,074 days.
  • The current price of this book is £1.49 last checked 20 hours ago.
  • This book is at its lowest price in the past 90 days.
  • This lowest price this book has been offered at in the past year is £0.99.
  • The lowest price to date was £0.95 last reached on January 1, 2021.
  • This book has been £0.95 one time since we started tracking it.
  • The highest price to date was £1.99 last reached on July 4, 2019.
  • This book has been £1.99 one time since we started tracking it.

Genres

Additional Info

  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
  • Lending: Disabled
  • Print Length: 87 Pages
  • File Size: 262 KB

We last verified the price of this book about 20 hours ago. At that time, the price was £1.49. This price is subject to change. The price displayed on the Amazon.co.uk website at the time of purchase is the price you will pay for this book. Please confirm the price before making any purchases.