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The noble servant /

by Dickerson, Melanie [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Dickerson, Melanie. Medieval fairy tale novels: 3.Publisher: Nashville, Tennessee : Thomas Nelson, [2017]Description: 327 pages ; 22 cm.ISBN: 9780718026608; 0718026608.Subject(s): Nobility -- Juvenile fiction | Impersonation -- Juvenile fiction | Identity (Philosophical concept) -- Juvenile fiction | Middle Ages -- Juvenile fiction | Christian life -- Juvenile fiction | Nobility -- Young adult fiction | Love -- Young adult fiction | Impersonation -- Young adult fiction | Identity -- Young adult fiction | Middle Ages -- Young adult fiction | Christian life -- Young adult fiction | Middle Ages -- Fiction | Christian life -- Fiction | Love -- Fiction | Romance fiction | Historical fiction | Religious fiction | Christian fictionSummary: "After being betrayed and cast out, Lady Magdalen and Steffan the Duke of Wolfberg must work together to reclaim their rightful titles"-- Provided by publisher.
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

New York Times bestselling author Melanie Dickerson beautifully re-imagines "The Goose Girl" by the Brothers Grimm into a medieval tale of adventure, loss, and love.</p> <p>"When it comes to happily-ever-afters, Melanie Dickerson is the undisputed queen of fairy-tale romance, and all I can say is--long live the queen!" --JULIE LESSMAN, award-winning author of The Daughters of Boston, Winds of Change, and Heart of San Francisco series</p> <p>She lost everything to the scheme of an evil servant.</p> <p>But she might just gain what she's always wanted . . . if she makes it in time.</p> <p>The impossible was happening. She, Magdalen of Mallin, was to marry the Duke of Wolfberg. Magdalen had dreamed about receiving a proposal ever since she met the duke two years ago. Such a marriage was the only way she could save her people from starvation. But why would a handsome, wealthy duke want to marry her, a poor baron's daughter? It seemed too good to be true.</p> <p>On the journey to Wolfberg Castle, Magdalen's servant forces her to trade places and become her servant, threatening not only Magdalen's life, but the lives of those she holds dear. Stripped of her identity and title in Wolfberg, where no one knows her, Magdalen is sentenced to tend geese while she watches her former handmaiden gain all Magdalen had ever dreamed of.</p> <p>When a handsome shepherd befriends her, Magdalen begins to suspect he carries secrets of his own. Together, Magdalen and the shepherd uncover a sinister plot against Wolfberg and the duke. But with no resources, will they be able to find the answers, the hiding places, and the forces they need in time to save both Mallin and Wolfberg?</p>

"Includes discussion questions"--Cover.

"After being betrayed and cast out, Lady Magdalen and Steffan the Duke of Wolfberg must work together to reclaim their rightful titles"-- Provided by publisher.

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