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Author: Jo Walton
Publisher: New York : Tor, 2011, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Raised by a half-mad mother who dabbled in magic, Morwenna Phelps found refuge in two worlds. As a child growing up in Wales, she played among the spirits who made their homes in industrial ruins. But her mind found freedom and promise in the science fiction novels that were her closests companions. Then her mother tried to bend the spirits to dark ends, and Mori was forced to confront her in a magical battle that  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Bildungsromans, Canadian
Bildungsromans
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jo Walton
ISBN: 9780765321534 076532153X
OCLC Number: 648922858
Notes: "A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Description: 302 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Jo Walton.

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Raised by a half-mad mother who dabbled in magic, Morwenna Phelps found refuge in two worlds. As a child growing up in Wales, she played among the spirits who made their homes in industrial ruins. But her mind found freedom and promise in the science fiction novels that were her closests companions. Then her mother tried to bend the spirits to dark ends, and Mori was forced to confront her in a magical battle that left her crippled--and her twin sister dead.

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