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Serpentine

Pon, Cindy, 1973- author.

[United States] : Month9Books, [2015]

274 pages ; 22 cm

Inspired by the rich history of Chinese mythology, this fantasy is set in the ancient Kingdom of Xia and tells the coming-of-age story of Skybright, a young girl who worries about her growing otherness. As she turns 16, Skybright notices troubling changes. By day, she's a companion and handmaid to the youngest daughter of a very wealthy family. But nighttime brings with it a darkness that not even daybreak can quell. When her plight can no longer be denied, Skybright learns that despite a dark destiny, she must struggle to retain her sense of self--even as she falls in love for the first time.

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ISBN:

9781942664338 (pbk.)

LC Call No:

PZ7.P77215 Ser 2015

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 23

Author:

Pon, Cindy, 1973- author.

Title:

Serpentine / Cindy Pon.

Physical:

274 pages ; 22 cm

ContentType:

text rdacontent

MediaType:

unmediated rdamedia

CarrierType:

volume rdacarrier

Notes:

Includes an excerpt from The artisans, by Julie Reece.

Summary:

Inspired by the rich history of Chinese mythology, this fantasy is set in the ancient Kingdom of Xia and tells the coming-of-age story of Skybright, a young girl who worries about her growing otherness. As she turns 16, Skybright notices troubling changes. By day, she's a companion and handmaid to the youngest daughter of a very wealthy family. But nighttime brings with it a darkness that not even daybreak can quell. When her plight can no longer be denied, Skybright learns that despite a dark destiny, she must struggle to retain her sense of self--even as she falls in love for the first time.

Subject:

Paranormal fiction.

Subject:

First loves--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

Supernatural--Fiction.

Subject:

First loves--Fiction.

Subject:

Coming of age--Fiction.

Subject:

Fantasy.

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