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The bear and the nightingale : a novel

Author: Katherine Arden
Publisher: New York : Del Rey, [2017]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"A magical debut novel for readers of Naomi Novik's Uprooted, Erin Morgenstern's The Night Circus, and Neil Gaiman's myth-rich fantasies, The Bear and the Nightingale spins an irresistible spell as it announces the arrival of a singular talent with a gorgeous voice. At the edge of the Russian wilderness, winter lasts most of the year and the snowdrifts grow taller than houses. But Vasilisa doesn't mind--she spends
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Genre/Form: Fantasy Fiction
Fantasy fiction
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Arden, Katherine.
Bear and the nightingale.
New York : Del Rey, 2017
(DLC) 2016022241
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Katherine Arden
ISBN: 9781101885932 1101885939 9780399593284 0399593284 9781785035234 1785035231
OCLC Number: 949760222
Description: 322 pages ; 25 cm.
Responsibility: Katherine Arden.
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In the stories, they only come for the wild maiden.'In a village at the edge of the wilderness of northern Russia, where the winds blow cold and the snow falls many months of the year, an elderly  Read more...

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