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Hardback 384 Pages / Published: 25/04/2013
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My sister is a formwanderer: she is a mirror of want. Each person she meets sees what they want, when they look at her. And she changes for each pair of eyes. Two sisters, fleeing the city of Paradon, find their way to a village by the sea, where Old Kelp's cottage - and her recipe book - await them. Amber feels this is where she finally belongs, baking honey cakes each night for the villagers to collect in the morning, using a set of bone spoons that allow her to add truth, lust and confusion to her pies and puddings. Her little sister Maya is a formwanderer, engineered to reflect the wants of others. All her life she has been like a twin to Amber, but now Amber has changed her mind, and wants Maya to learn how to be herself. Kip, a child growing up amongst the songs and stories of the village, delivers Amber's ingredients. When an act of terrible violence stirs and sets free the secrets of a generation, only one of these three can reveal the truth ...

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton General Division
ISBN: 9781444738032
Number of pages: 384
Weight: 502 g
Dimensions: 223 x 138 x 33 mm

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“A Brillaint Second Novel”

Cooking With Bones is phenomenal and once again proves Richards is a brilliant author.

In a town with many superstitions and deep rooted memories two sisters arrive, one running and one being pulled by want, from a... More

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29th April 2013
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