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ISBN: 9781846976162
Published: 05 Oct 2023
Format: Paperback
Extent: 352
Publisher: Birlinn Ltd
Imprint: Polygon
Categories:
Fiction / Historical fiction
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About the Book

How far would you go to save yourself when the truth can’t set you free?

Scotland, 1589.

Besse Craw is a young mother whose husband has mysteriously vanished. And in a time when women were powerless, she is accused of witchcraft, abused by her employer, and destined to lose her daughter, her freedom and her life.

Set during the infamous North Berwick Witch Trials, that saw many persecuted, tortured and killed, Besse uncovers long-held secrets as she fights for justice and truth in a world of suspicion and lies.


The Author

Danielle Devlin

Danielle Devlin is a writer from Durham and a senior editor for Virtual Zine Mag, which specialises in the voices of underrepresented writers. Burnt Offerings is her first novel.

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