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Daughters of the North

A Novel (P.S.)

by Sarah Hall

  • 72 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Harper Perennial .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary,
  • Fiction / Literary,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9952644M
    ISBN 100061430366
    ISBN 109780061430367

    Provocative and timely, Daughters of the North poses questions about the lengths women will go to resist their oppressors, and under what circumstances might an /5(13).   Daughters of the North. Hall, Sarah. Harper Perennial, New York, A book bought on size and shape rather than content, this was supposed to be my in-flight reading for an upcoming trip to Germany; I went to the bargain area at Elliot Bay and looked for something thin enough to be able to finish either on the flight over or at least before I left, and I could then leave with Inge.

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Daughters of the North is the story of an unnamed woman who escapes her existence as a citizen of the totalitarian-like government that now controls England (and maybe the UK?) I seem to be trapped in a pattern of bad books/5. Daughters of the North will find it's place in my library next to 'Oryx and Crake' by Atwood and 'White Horse' by Alex Adam.

All three are exagerated versions of a possible futur. It is a story that animates thought on where we are heading Daughters of the North book the real world/5(60). Jackie is not infallible, and her methods in pursuit of the greater good are not always kind. But that is what makes Daughters of the North a novel, not an allegory.

Hall has created a complex, tight work about hope springing out of resistance/5(45). Daughters of the North will find it's place in my library next to 'Oryx and Crake' by Atwood and 'White Horse' by Alex Adam. All three are exagerated versions of a possible futur.

It is a story that animates thought on where we are heading in the real world/5(67). Provocative and timely, Daughters of the North poses questions about the lengths women will go to resist their oppressors, and under what circumstances might an ordinary person become a terrorist.

Set in a darkly eerie future, this story examines how a band of women fight the elusive and powerful Authority that now controls Britain. Told in retrospect, through a series of transcribed statements from a “female prisoner detained under Section 4 (b) of the Insurgency Prevention (Unrestricted Powers) Act,” the novel is clearly making a political statement.

Excerpt: 'Daughters of the North'. J • A fierce dystopian novel, Sarah Hall provides biting commentary on war and gender roles. Note: Book excerpts are provided by the publisher and may contain language some find offensive.

Get this from a library. Daughters of the North: a novel. [Sarah Hall] -- England is in a state of environmental crisis and economic collapse. There has been a census, and all citizens have been herded into urban centers. Reproduction has become a lottery, with.

Daughters of the north: a novel. [Sarah Hall] -- Sister tries to escape the repression and the decree that all women be fitted with contraception to join a commune of women at Carhullan. Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript. A bestseller from The Underground Railroad A book with a family member term in the title: Daughters of the North A book that takes place over a character’s life span: Life After Life A book about an immigrant [ ] Like Like.

Reply. Leave a Reply Cancel reply. Daughters of the North by Sarah Hall tells the story of a woman that we only know by the nickname 'Sister' as she leaves her life in a tenement in England to join a women's society in the north/5(60). ‎Daughters of the North on Apple Books ‎In this stunning novel, Sarah Hall imagines a new dystopia set in the not-too-distant future.

England is in a state of environmental crisis and economic collapse. There has been a census, and all citizens have been herded into urban centers/5(65). Daughters of the North. by Sarah Hall (HarperPerennial; $) May 5, or the bodies of state, are compromised, so, too, is the integrity of the body.

The book sometimes lacks suspense. Not a long novel by page count, " Daughters of the North" packs a lot in its odd pages and once opened it is very hard to stop turning pages until the end.

Fiction Book Review: Daughters of the North by Sarah Hall, Author. Harper Perennial $ (p) ISBN Chronicling a journey of violence, oppression and fleeting liberation, this.

Provocative and timely, Daughters of the North poses questions about the lengths women will go to resist their oppressors, and under what circumstances might an ordinary person become a terrorist.

Includes an excerpt from Sarah Hall's new book The Beautiful Indifference. The Paperback of the Daughters of Northern Shores by Joanne Bischof at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Haakon sails on the North Atlantic ice trade, where his soul is plagued with regrets that distance cannot heal.

Book length: approximatelywords. Includes a reading group guide and a note from the : Nelson, Thomas, Inc. Read "Daughters of the North A Novel" by Sarah Hall available from Rakuten Kobo.

In this stunning novel, Sarah Hall imagines a new dystopia set in the not-too-distant future. England is in a state of e. Fans of Margaret Atwood's classic dystopian novel now have 20 books like The Handmaid's Tale to add to their reading lists. Aven Norgaard understands courage. Orphaned within an Irish workhouse, then widowed at just nineteen, she voyaged to America where she was wooed and wed by Thor Norgaard, a Deaf man in rural Appalachia.

That the Lord saw her along the winding journey and that Aven now carries Thor's child are blessings beyond measure/5(59). Well, now. Imagine if the National Guard had surrendered their arms, and the Germans had invaded after all.

We’d have been fighting with broom handles and axes like hairy medievals while they ran over us with tanks. Your” ― Sarah Hall, Daughters of the North. Provocative and timely, Daughters of the North poses questions about the lengths women will go to resist their oppressors, and under what circumstances might an ordinary person become a terrorist.

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