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Fallen Land - A Novel

Taylor Brown

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Fallen Land is Taylor Brown's debut set in the final year of the Civil War, as a young couple on horseback flees a dangerous band of marauders who seek a bounty reward. Callum, a seasoned horse thief at fifteen years old, came to America from his native Ireland as an orphan. Ava, her father and brother lost to the war, hides in her crumbling home until Callum determines to rescue her from the bands of hungry soldiers pillaging the land, leaving destruction in their wake. Ava and Callum have only each other in the world and their remarkable horse, Reiver, who carries them through the destruction that is the South. Pursued relentlessly by a murderous slave hunter, tracking dogs, and ruthless ex-partisan rangers, the couple race through a beautiful but ruined land, surviving on food they glean from abandoned farms and the occasional kindness of strangers. In the end, as they intersect with the scorching destruction of Sherman's March, the couple seek a safe haven where they can make a home and begin to rebuild their lives. Dramatic and thrillingly written with an uncanny eye for glimpses of beauty in a ravaged landscape, Fallen Land is a love story at its core, and an unusually assured first novel by award-winning young author Taylor Brown.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Richard Poe

Length:

8h 31m


Chapters

Free Sample

05:00

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

16:03


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

26:13


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

26:22


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

29:57


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

10:31


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

27:56


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

19:48


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

16:04


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

23:21


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

24:44


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

26:15


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

19:09


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

11:56


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

13:55


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

23:59


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

28:09


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

18:24


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

28:12


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

16:18


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

11:57


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

08:28


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

23:58


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

25:44


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

18:41


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

08:55


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

06:31