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ISBN13: 9780152056780
ISBN10: 0152056785
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Ansul was once a peaceful town filled with libraries, schools, and temples. But that was long ago, and the conquerors of this coastal city consider reading and writing to be acts punishable by death. And they believe the Oracle House, where the last few undestroyed books are hidden, is seething with demons. But to seventeen-year-old Memer, the house is the only place where she feels truly safe.
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Then an Uplands poet named Orrec and his wife, Gry, arrive, and everything in Memer's life begins to change. Will she and the people of Ansul at last be brave enough to rebel against their oppressors?
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Includes an interview with the author and a teaser to the third book in the series,and#160;Powers.

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A powerful companion to the celebrated Gifts

Synopsis:

A powerful companion to the celebrated Gifts


Synopsis:

The conclusion to the highly acclaimed trilogy featuring Flora Fyrdraaca finds Flora and her red dog embarking on a journey to find her true mother--long believed dead. Magickal encounters, pirate battles, and an unexpected romance abound in this nonstop adventure.

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Despite her troublesome attraction to magick, Flora has more or less spent her life doing whats been expected of her. Now, at sixteen, she knows that this path has been strewn with secrets. Sure that her true mother, Tiny Doom—long believed to be dead—is alive, Flora becomes determined to find her and leave behind the lies shes been told about who she is. Floras quest takes her on a journey from lawless islands to the deadly desert, and into an unexpected romance with a brooding stranger who reveals himself to be a kindred spirit. And it all becomes far more dangerous when Flora realizes how desperately their enemies want Tiny Doom—and Flora herself—dead.

Synopsis:

In this powerful companion to the celebrated "Gifts," conquerors of a coastal city consider reading and writing to be acts punishable by death.

About the Author

URSULA K. LE GUIN is the author of more than three dozen books. She was awarded a Newbery Honor for the second volume of the Earthsea Cycle, The Tombs of Atuan, and among her many other distinctions are the Margaret A. Edwards Award, a National Book Award, and five Nebula Awards. She lives in Portland, Oregon.

 

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Crystal_firegirl, January 20, 2008 (view all comments by Crystal_firegirl)
I think this book is suspensful in some places but also sad. When it's sad you feel sad too, as if you're the character. I would recomend this book to anyone. Just to try no matter what kind of books they are into.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780152056780
Author:
Le Guin, Ursula K
Publisher:
HMH Books for Young Readers
Author:
Wilce, Ysabeau S.
Author:
Le Guin, Ursula K.
Author:
Guin, Ursula K. Le
Subject:
Science Fiction, Fantasy, & Magic
Subject:
Social Situations - Adolescence
Subject:
Social Situations - Prejudice & Racism
Subject:
Fantasy
Subject:
Children's 12-Up - Fiction - Science Fiction
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
Situations / Prejudice & Racism
Subject:
Social Issues - Adolescence
Subject:
Social Issues - General
Subject:
Social Issues - Prejudice & Racism
Subject:
Fantasy & Magic
Subject:
Fantasy fiction
Subject:
Children s-Science Fiction and Fantasy
Subject:
Action & Adventure
Subject:
Fantasy;adventure;romance;coming-of-age;strong heroine teen fiction;trilogy;secr
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Series:
Annals of the Western Shore
Series Volume:
2
Publication Date:
20080401
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Grade Level:
from 7 to 12
Language:
English
Illustrations:
none
Pages:
360
Dimensions:
7 x 5 in 0.54 lb
Age Level:
12-17

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Product details 360 pages Harcourt Children's Books - English 9780152056780 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by ,
A powerful companion to the celebrated Gifts

"Synopsis" by ,
A powerful companion to the celebrated Gifts


"Synopsis" by ,
The conclusion to the highly acclaimed trilogy featuring Flora Fyrdraaca finds Flora and her red dog embarking on a journey to find her true mother--long believed dead. Magickal encounters, pirate battles, and an unexpected romance abound in this nonstop adventure.
"Synopsis" by , Despite her troublesome attraction to magick, Flora has more or less spent her life doing whats been expected of her. Now, at sixteen, she knows that this path has been strewn with secrets. Sure that her true mother, Tiny Doom—long believed to be dead—is alive, Flora becomes determined to find her and leave behind the lies shes been told about who she is. Floras quest takes her on a journey from lawless islands to the deadly desert, and into an unexpected romance with a brooding stranger who reveals himself to be a kindred spirit. And it all becomes far more dangerous when Flora realizes how desperately their enemies want Tiny Doom—and Flora herself—dead.
"Synopsis" by , In this powerful companion to the celebrated "Gifts," conquerors of a coastal city consider reading and writing to be acts punishable by death.

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