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Itäranta, Emmi 1976-

Overview
Works: 10 works in 68 publications in 13 languages and 1,463 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Dystopian fiction  Science fiction  Fantasy fiction  Young adult works  Thrillers (Fiction)  Dystopias  Bildungsromans  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PH356.I78, 894.54134
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Emmi Itäranta
Memory of water : a novel by Emmi Itäranta( Book )

38 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in 10 languages and held by 936 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The award-winning speculative debut novel, now in English for the first time! In the far north of the Scandinavian Union, now occupied by the power state of New Qian, seventeen-year-old Noria Kaitio studies to become a tea master like her father. It is a position that holds great responsibility and a dangerous secret. Tea masters alone know the location of hidden water sources, including the natural spring that once provided water for her whole village. When Noria's father dies, the secret of the spring reaches the new military commander. and the power of the army is vast indeed. But the precious water reserve is not the only forbidden knowledge Noria possesses, and resistance is a fine line. Threatened with imprisonment, and with her life at stake, Noria must make an excruciating, dangerous choice between knowledge and freedom"--
The weaver : a novel by Emmi Itäranta( Book )

12 editions published between 2015 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eliana is a model citizen of the island, a weaver in the prestigious House of Webs. She also harbors a dangerous secret she can dream, an ability forbidden by the island's elusive council of elders. No one talks about the dreamers, the undesirables ostracized from society. But the web of protection Eliana has woven around herself begins to unravel when a young girl is found lying unconscious in a pool of blood on the stones outside the house. Robbed of speech by her attackers, the only clue to her identity is one word tattooed in invisible ink across her palm: Eliana. Why does this mysterious girl bear her name? What links her to the weaver and could she hold Eliana's fate in her hand? As Eliana finds herself growing closer to this injured girl she is bound to in ways she doesn't understand, the enchanting lies of the island begin to crumble, revealing a deep and ancient corruption. Joining a band of brave rebels determined to expose the island's dark secrets, Eliana becomes a target of ruthless forces determined to destroy her. To save herself and those she loves, she must call on the power within her she thought was her greatest weakness: her dreams
The City of Woven Streets by Emmi Itäranta( Book )

4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tapestry of life may be more fragile than it seems: pull one thread, and all will unravel. In the City of Woven Streets, human life has little value. You practice a craft to keep you alive, or you are an outcast, unwanted and tainted. Eliana is a young weaver in the House of Webs, but secretly knows she doesn't really belong there. She is hiding a shameful birth defect that would, if anyone knew about it, land her in the House of the Tainted, a prison for those whose very existence is considered a curse. When an unknown woman with her tongue cut off and Eliana's name tattooed on her skin arrives at the House of Webs, Eliana discovers an invisible network of power behind the city's facade. All the while, the sea is clawing the shores and the streets are slowly drowning
The weaver : a novel by Emmi Itäranta( Recording )

7 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author of the critically acclaimed Memory of Water returns with this literary ecological tale in the vein of Ursula K. Le Guin and Sheri S. Tepper, in which an innocent young woman becomes entangled in a web of ancient secrets and deadly lies that lie at the dark center of her prosperous island world.Eliana is a model citizen of the island, a weaver in the prestigious House of Webs. She also harbors a dangerous secret--she can dream, an ability forbidden by the island's elusive council of elders. No one talks about the dreamers, the undesirables ostracized from society.But the web of protection Eliana has woven around herself begins to unravel when a young girl is found lying unconscious in a pool of blood on the stones outside the house. Robbed of speech by her attackers, the only clue to her identity is one word tattooed in invisible ink across her palm: Eliana. Why does this mysterious girl bear her name? What links her to the weaver--and could she hold Eliana's fate in her hand?As Eliana finds herself growing closer to this injured girl she is bound to in ways she doesn't understand, the enchanting lies of the island begin to crumble, revealing a deep and ancient corruption. Joining a band of brave rebels determined to expose the island's dark secrets, Eliana becomes a target of ruthless forces determined to destroy her. To save herself and those she loves, she must call on the power within her she thought was her greatest weakness: her dreams
Die Stadt der verbotenen Träume by Emmi Itäranta( Book )

1 edition published in 2017 in German and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mizu no keishōsha noria by Emmi Itäranta( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in Japanese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kildens vokter by Emmi Itäranta( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in Norwegian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dette er en fortelling om et skandinavisk samfunn en gang i framtiden der ferskvann er blitt mangelvare. Noria er 17 år og datteren til landsbyens temester. Hun arver den viktige stillingen etter faren da han dør. Samtidig blir hun den eneste bæreren av en stor og faretruende hemmelighet. Hun vet nemlig om en kilde med ferskvann som skjuler seg inne i fjellet. Det diktatoriske regimet som styrer samfunnet, jakter på alle som skjuler drikkevann, og Noria kommer snart i en svært vanskelig stilling der hun må velge mellom å hjelpe venner og bekjente fra døden ved å gi dem ferskvann, og med det sette seg selv i dødsfare, eller å spille på lag med det korrupte styresettet som sakte, men sikkert destruerer hele samfunnet. Dette er en dystopisk science fiction historie. Fortelling for ungdomstrinnet
Mul ŭi kiŏk = Memory of water by Emmi Itäranta( Book )

1 edition published in 2017 in Korean and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Sanasinfonia : novelleja Sibeliuksesta( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in Finnish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Ḥurrās al-māʼ by Emmi Itäranta( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in Arabic and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Sjuttonåriga Noria övar sig för att bli temästare som sin far. Endast temästarna känner till de gömda vattenkällorna. Vatten är en akut bristvara och både det och människorna styrs av armén. Finland är ett av få säkra ställen kvar att leva på, men Noria måste välja mellan säkerhet och strid, mellan kunskap och släktband i en allt hårdare tillvaro. [Barnbokskatalogen]
 
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Alternative Names
Emmi Itäranta author

Emmi Itäranta Fins schrijfster

Itäranta, Emmi Elina, 1976-

Iteranta, Emmi, 1976-

Еми Итеранта

Еммі Ітяранта

Итяранта, Эмми

イタランタ, エンミ

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