Alchemy and Meggy Swann

Alchemy and Meggy Swann

Karen Cushman


Fans of Karen Cushman's witty, gratifying novels will welcome Meggy Swann, newly come to London along with her in simple terms pal, a goose named Louise. Meggy's mom used to be pleased to be rid of her; her father, who despatched for her, does not wish her in the end. Meggy is appalled via London, soiled and noisy, filled with rogues and thieves, and hard to get round in—not that obtaining round is ever effortless for someone who walks with assistance from sticks. simply as her alchemist father pursues his nice paintings of remodeling base steel into gold, Meggy reveals herself pursuing her personal transformation. Earthy and colourful, Elizabethan London has its darkish facet, however it additionally has presents in shop for Meggy Swann.

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