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Queen of the Sea

by Dylan Meconis

Hardcover, 393 pages, Candlewick Press, List Price: $24.99 |


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A lavishly detailed graphic novel partly inspired by the exile of Elizabeth I follows the banishment of a queen to a convent on a tiny coastal island, where her growing friendship with a mysterious young orphan leads to discoveries about the island's sinister true purpose.

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