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Half World

Author: Hiromi Goto; Jillian Tamaki
Publisher: New York : Viking, an Imprint of Penguin Group (USA) Inc., 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Melanie Tamaki is an outsider. She is unpopular at school. At home, where she and her loving but neglectful mother live in poverty, she has had to learn to take care of herself. Melanie is just barely coping. Everything changes on the day she returns home to find her mother is missing, lured back to Half World by a nightmare creature calling himself Mr. Glueskin. Soon Melanie has embarked on an epic and darkly  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Fantasy fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Young adult works
Adventure fiction
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hiromi Goto; Jillian Tamaki
ISBN: 9780670012206 0670012203
OCLC Number: 428024043
Description: 221 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Hiromi Goto ; illustrations by Jillian Tamaki.

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"Melanie Tamaki is an outsider. She is unpopular at school. At home, where she and her loving but neglectful mother live in poverty, she has had to learn to take care of herself. Melanie is just barely coping. Everything changes on the day she returns home to find her mother is missing, lured back to Half World by a nightmare creature calling himself Mr. Glueskin. Soon Melanie has embarked on an epic and darkly fantastical journey to Half World to save her mother. What she does not yet realize is that the state of the universe is at stake ..."--Page 4 of cover.

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