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Author: Jo Walton
Publisher: New York : Tor, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st trade pbk. edView all editions and formats
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Startling, unusual, and irresistibly readable, Among others is at once the compelling story of a young woman struggling to escape a troubled childhood, a brilliant diary of first encounters with the great novels of modern fantasy and science fiction, and a spellbinding tale of escape from ancient enchantment.
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Genre/Form: Paranormal fiction
Miscellaneous fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jo Walton
ISBN: 0765331721 9780765331724
OCLC Number: 759574626
Notes: "A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Description: 302 pages ; 21 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.  Read more...

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"Never deigning to transcend the genre to which it is clearly a love letter, this outstanding (and entirely teen-appropriate) tale draws its strength from a sold foundation of sense-of-wonder and Read more...

 
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