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Author: Sara B Elfgren; Mats Strandberg; Per Carlsson
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Overlook Press, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school   Archival Material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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On a night after the apparent suicide of high school student Elias Malmgren, a blood-red moon fills the night sky. Minoo wakes up outside her house, still in her pajamas, and is drawn by an invisible force to an abandoned theme park on the outskirts of town. Soon five of her classmates--Vanessa, Linnea, Anna-Karin, Rebecka and Ida--arrive, compelled the same force. A mystical being takes over Ida's body and tells  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Paranormal fiction
Young adult fiction
Paranormal romance
Fantasy fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Young adult works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Sara B Elfgren; Mats Strandberg; Per Carlsson
ISBN: 9781468306583 1468306588 9781468308198 146830819X
OCLC Number: 815376996
Language Note: Translated from the Swedish.
Description: 596 p. ; 22 cm.
Other Titles: Cirkeln.
Responsibility: Sara B. Elfgren, Mats Strandberg ; translated from the Swedish by Per Carlsson.

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On a night after the apparent suicide of high school student Elias Malmgren, a blood-red moon fills the night sky. Minoo wakes up outside her house, still in her pajamas, and is drawn by an invisible force to an abandoned theme park on the outskirts of town. Soon five of her classmates--Vanessa, Linnea, Anna-Karin, Rebecka and Ida--arrive, compelled the same force. A mystical being takes over Ida's body and tells them they are fated to fight an ancient evil that is hunting them. The park is a safe haven; the school, a place of danger. The six are wildly different and definitely not friends...but they are the Chosen Ones. As the weeks pass, each girl discovers she has a unique magical ability. They begin exploring their powers, but they are not all firmly committed to their mission--to discover the truth about Elias's death. Then a horrible tragedy strikes within the circle. Newly determined to fight the evil forces, they begin to learn magic from The Book of Patterns, an ancient work with a will of its own that reveals different things to different witches. In this gripping first installment of the Engelsfors Trilogy, a parallel world emerges in which teenage dreams, insanely annoying parents, bullying, revenge, and love collide with flirtation, dangerous forces, and ancient magic. An international sensation with rights sold in 24 countries, The Circle is razor-sharp and remarkable from start to finish.

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