Silk and Song
Silk and Song by Dana Stabenow
English | December 1, 2017 | ISBN: 178497952X, 1784979538 | EPUB | 800 pages | 3.3 MB
The gripping historical adventure of a young woman who flees China, crossing the known world in search of her grandfather, Marco Polo. From NYT bestselling author, Dana Stabenow.
Beijing, 1322. Sixteen-year-old Wu Johanna is the granddaughter of the legendary trader Marco Polo. In the wake of her fathers death, Johanna finds that lineage counts for little amid the disintegrating court of the Khan. Johannas destiny – if she has one – lies with her grandfather, in Venice.
So, with a small band of companions, she takes to the road – the Silk Road – that storied collection of routes that link the silks of Cathay, the spices of the Indies and the jewels of the Indus to the markets of the west. But first she must survive treachery and betrayal on a road beset by thieves, fanatics and warlords…