Bride of New France

Bride of New France

By Suzanne DesRochers

W. W. Norton & Company, Hardcover, 9780393073379, 304pp.

Publication Date: August 6, 2012

A Canadian bestseller, this richly imagined novel is about a young French woman sent to settle in the New World.

About the Author
Suzanne Desrochers, of French Canadian descent, has conducted extensive research on the "filles du roi" and is writing a PhD thesis at King's College London on the migration of women to America. She lives in Toronto.