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Finnikin of the rock

Author: Melina Marchetta
Publisher: Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : 1st Candlewick Press edView all editions and formats
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Now on the cusp of manhood, Finnikin, who was a child when the royal family of Lumatere was brutally murdered and replaced by an imposter, reluctantly joins forces with an enigmatic young novice and fellow-exile, who claims that her dark dreams will lead them to a surviving royal child and a way to regain the throne of Lumatere.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Fantasy
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Melina Marchetta
ISBN: 9780763643614 0763643610
OCLC Number: 430839053
Target Audience: Young Adult
Description: 399 p. : map ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Melina Marchetta.

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Now on the cusp of manhood, Finnikin, who was a child when the royal family of Lumatere was brutally murdered and replaced by an imposter, reluctantly joins forces with an enigmatic young novice and fellow-exile, who claims that her dark dreams will lead them to a surviving royal child and a way to regain the throne of Lumatere.

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Bleak but satisfying new fantasy for young adults

by wrobins1 (WorldCat user published 2010-04-17) Good Permalink

Marchetta, Melina ~ Finnikin of the Rock ~ Candlewick, 2010 ~ 30 chapters + Prologue, 399 pages ~ Audience: teens, adults ~ Rating: Good.

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“A long time ago, in the spring before the five days of the unspeakable, Finnikin of the Rock dreamed...
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