Search Luxuread

New snacks on sale now for a limited time! Use code NEW for 15% off.

Devotion by Hannah Kent | December Australia Reads x Luxuread Pick

(Inclusive of all postage costs, T2 teabag and a bookmark).

This is a SIGNED COPY.

The Australia Reads x Luxuread partnership brings the latest works by Australian authors directly to you! Each month's book will be revealed in advance, and you will be invited to join in for a chat with the author at the end of the month. 

THIS IS A PRE-ORDER.

Books will be dispatched on the December 1st, in line with our subscription boxes. 
If you would like to order your Australia Reads x Luxuread Pick as part of a Luxuread subscription box, you can prepay for a set duration by clicking here, or sign up for an ongoing subscription here.

__________________________________________________________________________

Prussia, 1836

Hanne Nussbaum is a child of nature - she would rather run wild in the forest than conform to the limitations of womanhood. In her village of Kay, Hanne is friendless and considered an oddity . . . until she meets Thea.

Ocean, 1838

The Nussbaums are Old Lutherans, bound by God's law and at odds with their King's order for reform. Forced to flee religious persecution the families of Kay board a crowded, disease-riddled ship bound for the new colony of South Australia. In the face of brutal hardship, the beauty of whale song enters Hanne's heart, along with the miracle of her love for Thea. Theirs is a bond that nothing can break.

The whale passed. The music faded.

South Australia, 1838

A new start in an old land. God, society and nature itself decree Hanne and Thea cannot be together. But within the impossible . . . is devotion.

 

Customer Reviews

No reviews yet
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)