The Secrets of a Fire King (Paperback)
Penguin Books, 9780143112303, 255pp.
Publication Date: May 29, 2007
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Praise For The Secrets of a Fire King…
"Impeccable, a treasure . . . Edwards's brilliance is evident in the way she constructs a story."
"Stunning . . . [Edwards's] sinuous prose and endless empathy work their spell. . . . Radiant, original, and passionate, these are memorable stories."
-Andrea Barrett, author of Ship Fever
"The Secrets of a Fire King gives eloquence to an astonishing range of discoveries and leaves the reader entranced."
-The New York Times Book Review
"Beautifully focused ... [Edwards's] tales read like the work of a wise traveler who returns home with uncommon souvenirs from other lands."
"Striking ... powerful."
-The Boston Globe