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Bloodtide

Author: Melvin Burgess
Publisher: London : Andersen Press, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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London is in ruins, in the hands of two warring families of ganglords, the Volsons and the Conors. To cement a truce between the two families, Val Volson offers Conor the hand of his 14 year old daughter, Signy. The wedding feast is disrupted by the dramatic coming to life of a mysterious one-eyed prisoner. The people are in no doubt that it is the god Odin, come to play a part in the affairs of men.
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Genre/Form: Thrillers (Fiction)
Young adult fiction
Fantasy fiction
Fiction
Suspense fiction
Young adult works
Teen fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Melvin Burgess
ISBN: 9781849396950 1849396957 1849396663 9781849396660
OCLC Number: 841186513
Notes: Originally published: 1999.
Target Audience: "Not suitable for younger readers"--Page 4 of cover.
Description: 422 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Melvin Burgess.

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At first the marriage seems to have been blessed by the gods, but betrayal and deceit are never far away in this violent world, and the lives of both families are soon to be changed for ever .  Read more...

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"An epic tale of treachery, deceit, sex, torture, violence, revenge and retribution." * Independent on Sunday * "Bloodtide and Bloodsong make The Hunger Games and its clones seem like drippy Read more...

 
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