We want your feedback!
Click here
cover image of The Healer's Apprentice

The Healer's Apprentice

Hagenheim Series, Book 1 · Hagenheim

by Melanie Dickerson Author · Jude Mason Narrator

audiobook

Sign up to save your library

With an OverDrive account, you can save your favorite libraries for at-a-glance information about availability. Find out more about OverDrive accounts.

   Not today

A realistic, fast-paced reimagining of the Sleeping Beauty fairytale full of royalty, romance, and danger. This masterful combination of love and heartbreak—combined with the novel's surprise ending—is everything fans of fantasy, historical, and medieval fiction yearn for.

Rose has been appointed as a healer's apprentice at Hagenheim Castle, a rare opportunity for a woodcutter's daughter like her. While she often feels uneasy at the sight of blood, Rose is determined to prove herself capable. Failure will mean returning home to marry the aging bachelor her mother has chosen for her—a bloated, disgusting merchant who makes Rose feel ill.

When Lord Hamlin, the future duke, is injured, it is Rose who must tend to him. As she works to heal his wound, she begins to understand emotions she's never felt before and wonders if he feels the same.

But falling in love is forbidden, as Lord Hamlin is betrothed to a mysterious young woman in hiding. As Rose's life spins toward confusion, she must take the first steps on a journey to discover her own destiny.

The Healer's Apprentice:

  • An award-winning historical romance—a creative retelling of the Sleeping Beauty fairytale—by author Melanie Dickerson
  • Perfect for readers ages 13-18 and adults who enjoy historical romances similar to Eva Ibbotson's
  • A romantic, fast-paced read—sure to entrance fans of fairytale retellings
  • Publication Details

    Publisher:
    Zondervan
    Edition:
    Unabridged
    Publication Date:
    2015
    Series:
    Hagenheim

    Format

    • OverDrive MP3 Audiobook 237.8 MB
    • OverDrive Listen 237.4 MB

    Melanie Dickerson (Author)

    Melanie Dickerson is a New York Times bestselling author and a Christy Award winner. Her first book The Healer's Apprentice won the National Readers' Choice Award for Best First Book in 2010, and The Merchant's Daughter won the 2012 Carol Award. M...

    More about Melanie Dickerson
    The Healer's Apprentice
    Copy and paste the code into your website.