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A blade so black

McKinney, L. L., author.

New York : Imprint, 2018.

370 pages ; 22 cm.

"An ... urban fantasy retelling of Alice in Wonderland ... The first time the nightmares came, it nearly cost Alice her life. Now she's trained to battle monstrous creatures in the dark dream realm known as Wonderland with magic weapons and hardcore fighting skills. Yet even warriors have a curfew. Life in real-world Atlanta isn't always so simple, as Alice juggles an overprotective mom, a high-maintenance best friend, and a slipping GPA. Keeping the nightmares at bay is turning into a full-time job. But when Alice's handsome and mysterious mentor is poisoned, she has to find the antidote by venturing deeper into Wonderland than she's ever gone before. And she'll need to use everything she's learned in both worlds to keep from losing her head--literally"-- Provided by publisher.

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ISBN:

9781250153906 (hbk.)

ISBN:

9781250153890 (ebk.)

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 23

Author:

McKinney, L. L., author.

Title:

A blade so black / L.L. McKinney.

Edition:

First edition.

Physical:

370 pages ; 22 cm.

ContentType:

text rdacontent

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unmediated rdamedia

CarrierType:

volume rdacarrier

Series:

[Blade so black] ; [1]

Notes:

Series title and numbering from publisher's website.

Notes:

"Make your mark."

Summary:

"An ... urban fantasy retelling of Alice in Wonderland ... The first time the nightmares came, it nearly cost Alice her life. Now she's trained to battle monstrous creatures in the dark dream realm known as Wonderland with magic weapons and hardcore fighting skills. Yet even warriors have a curfew. Life in real-world Atlanta isn't always so simple, as Alice juggles an overprotective mom, a high-maintenance best friend, and a slipping GPA. Keeping the nightmares at bay is turning into a full-time job. But when Alice's handsome and mysterious mentor is poisoned, she has to find the antidote by venturing deeper into Wonderland than she's ever gone before. And she'll need to use everything she's learned in both worlds to keep from losing her head--literally"-- Provided by publisher.

Subject:

Dreams--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

Magic--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

Imaginary wars and battles--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

Imaginary places--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

Teenage girls--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

African Americans--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

Adventure stories.

Subject:

Interpersonal relations in adolescence--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

Characters and characteristics in literature--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

Dreams--Fiction.

Subject:

Magic--Fiction.

Subject:

Imaginary wars and battles--Fiction.

Subject:

Imaginary places--Fiction.

Subject:

Teenage girls--Fiction.

Subject:

African Americans--Fiction.

Subject:

Adventure and adventurers--Fiction.

Subject:

Interpersonal relations--Fiction.

Subject:

Characters in literature--Fiction.

Subject:

Fantasy.

AE:CorpName:

Imprint (New York, N.Y.), publisher.

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