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Title: GULLSTRUCK ISLAND
By: Frances Hardinge
Format: Hardback

List price: £10.00


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ISBN 10: 1405055383
ISBN 13: 9781405055383
Publisher: PAN MACMILLAN
Pub. date: 1 January, 2009
Pages: 512
Description: From the award-winning author of FLY BY NIGHT comes another triumph of imagination and wordplay. An adventure as fierce and fiery as the volcanoes that rule it ... and the girl that rules them!
Synopsis: On Gullstruck Island the volcanoes quarrel, beetles sing danger and occasionally a Lost is born ...In the village of the Hollow Beasts live two sisters. Arilou is a Lost a child with the power to depart her body and mind-fly with the winds and Hathin is her helper. Together they hide a dangerous secret. Until sinister events threaten to uncover it. With a blue-skinned hunter on their trail and a dreadlocked warrior beside them, they must escape. Can the fate of two children decide the future of Gullstruck Island? Discover a dazzling world, a breathtaking heroine ...and an incredible adventure. For on the island of Gullstruck nothing is exactly as it seems! With a cast of larger-than-life characters, this is a richly imagined adventure no child will be able to put down or ever forget!
Illustrations: map
Publication: UK
Imprint: Macmillan Children's Books
Returns: Returnable
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Book Level : 7   Interest Level :  Middle Yrs   Points : 22    Quiz number : 219412   Learn More
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