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Synopsis:

Tender Morsels is a dark and vivid story, set in two worlds and worrying at the border between them. Liga lives modestly in her own personal heaven, a world given to her in exchange for her earthly life. Her two daughters grow up in this soft place, protected from the violence that once harmed their mother.

But the real world cannot be denied forevera magicked men and wild bears break down the borders of Ligaa (TM)s refuge. Now, having known Heaven, how will these three women survive in a world where beauty and brutality lie side by side?

Winner of the Michael L. Printz Award 2009

Synopsis:

Liga lives modestly in her own personal heaven, given to her by natural magic in exchange for her earthly life. Her two daughters, gentle Branza and curious Urdda, grow up in this soft world, protected from the violence, predation, and village prejudice that once harmed their mother.But the real world cannot be denied forever?magicked men and wild bears break down the borders of Liga's refuge. Now, having known heaven, how will these three women survive in a world where beauty and brutality lie side by side?This is a tale of journeys and transformations. From girl to witch to woman. From boy to beast to man. From hell to heaven to . . . reality.Building her tale on a mythic scaffolding, Margo Lanagan asks timeless questions about what it is to be human. She explores the evil and the sweetness in the world and reveals the essential magic of learning to live with both.Chosen as a 2009 Michael L. Printz honor book

Product Details

ISBN:
9781423396802
Publisher:
Brilliance Audio
Subject:
Fantasy & Magic
Read by:
Flosnik, Anne T.
Read by:
Page, Michael
Read:
Flosnik, Anne T.
Read:
Page, Michael
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Flosnik and Michael Page, Anne
Author:
Lanagan, Margo
Subject:
Social Issues - Sexual Abuse
Subject:
Family - General
Subject:
Children s-Science Fiction and Fantasy
Edition Description:
Library
Publication Date:
20090631
Binding:
MP3 CD
Language:
English
Dimensions:
7.40x5.30x.60 in. .17 lbs.
Media Run Time:
851

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Product details pages Brilliance Audio - English 9781423396802 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Tender Morsels is a dark and vivid story, set in two worlds and worrying at the border between them. Liga lives modestly in her own personal heaven, a world given to her in exchange for her earthly life. Her two daughters grow up in this soft place, protected from the violence that once harmed their mother.

But the real world cannot be denied forevera magicked men and wild bears break down the borders of Ligaa (TM)s refuge. Now, having known Heaven, how will these three women survive in a world where beauty and brutality lie side by side?

Winner of the Michael L. Printz Award 2009

"Synopsis" by , Liga lives modestly in her own personal heaven, given to her by natural magic in exchange for her earthly life. Her two daughters, gentle Branza and curious Urdda, grow up in this soft world, protected from the violence, predation, and village prejudice that once harmed their mother.But the real world cannot be denied forever?magicked men and wild bears break down the borders of Liga's refuge. Now, having known heaven, how will these three women survive in a world where beauty and brutality lie side by side?This is a tale of journeys and transformations. From girl to witch to woman. From boy to beast to man. From hell to heaven to . . . reality.Building her tale on a mythic scaffolding, Margo Lanagan asks timeless questions about what it is to be human. She explores the evil and the sweetness in the world and reveals the essential magic of learning to live with both.Chosen as a 2009 Michael L. Printz honor book
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