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Book Breakdown: The Kingdom of Little Wounds

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I’m not going to lie, one of the reasons I chose this book on a trip to the library was in part due to the attractive cover. 763 more words

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Kingdom of Little Wounds by Susann Cokal

3/5 stars

This was certainly an odd book. One of the main reasons I wanted to read it was because of the very opinionated and extreme reviews on it. 101 more words

Young Adult Book #12: The Kingdom of Little Wounds

Title: The Kingdom of Little Wounds

Author: Susann Cokal

Publication Date: 2013

Publisher: Candlewick Press

Price: $22.99

Number of Pages: 541

Awards: Prinz Honor

Genre/Subgenre: 582 more words

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The Kingdom of Little Wounds

   

The Kingdom of Little Wounds by Susann Cokal, is what the author calls a “fairy tale about Syphilis”. This dark story mainly follows the lives of three women: The Queen of the Kingdom who seems to be going a bit mad and who’s children are dying from the “french disease” , Ava Bingen, a young seamstress for the queen who makes one little mistake and in turn gets caught up in the horrors of court, and Mini Sorte, a mute slave who rises from the ranks of nursry maid to the queen’s handmaiden. 145 more words