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General Winston's daughter

Author: Sharon Shinn
Publisher: New York : Viking, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Seventeen-year-old heiress Averie Winston travels with her guardian to faraway Chiarrin, a country her father's army has occupied, and once she arrives and is reunited with her fiance, she discovers that her notions about politics, propriety, the military, and even her intended have changed.
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Genre/Form: Bildungsromans
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sharon Shinn
ISBN: 9780670062485 0670062480
OCLC Number: 132580558
Target Audience: Young Adult.
Description: 342 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Sharon Shinn.

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Seventeen-year-old heiress Averie Winston travels with her guardian to faraway Chiarrin, a country her father's army has occupied, and once she arrives and is reunited with her fiance, she discovers that her notions about politics, propriety, the military, and even her intended have changed.

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Compelling YA read

by booksonthebeach (WorldCat user published 2010-01-09) Very Good Permalink

I'm not quite sure how to categorize this book. It's YA because the eponymous character, Averie, General Winston's daughter, is 18 years old. It's fantasy in that Shinn set her story in a made-up world, although no one has magical abilities or rides...
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