Foundling

Foundling

Audiobook CD - 2007
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Having grown up in a home for foundlings and possessing a girl's name, Rossamünd sets out to report to his new job as a lamplighter and has several adventures along the way as he meets people and monsters who are more complicated that he previously thought.
Publisher: New York : Random House/Listening Library, [2007], ℗2007
ISBN: 9780739349076
0739349074
9780739351208
0739351206
Branch Call Number: FICTION Cor
Description: 7 audio discs (8 hr., 34 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in
Audience: Recommended for listeners ages 9 to 13
Additional Contributors: Bower, Humphrey

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AL_KAREN Sep 24, 2016

One of the best fantasy stories I have ever read. D.M. Cornish has created a world that is as richly imagined as Tolkien.

Our hero is an orphan, but that's not the only obstacle he has to overcome. He has a girl's name, Rossamund-- the name on his blanket when he was abandoned at the orphanage, and he is small which makes him the target for bullies. His dream is to become a sailor on the Vinegar Seas. But, alas none of the ships' captains with hire him because of his size. So he is apprenticed to become a Lamplighter. But he goes to travel to Lamplighter school, he gets on the wrong ship, a ship filled with smugglers! And that is just the start of Rossamund's adventures.

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