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Hold me closer, necromancer

Author: Lish McBride
Publisher: New York : Henry Holt, 2010.
Series: Necromancer, bk. 1.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Sam LaCroix, a Seattle fast-food worker and college dropout, discovers that he is a necromancer, part of a world of harbingers, werewolves, satyrs, and one particular necromancer who sees Sam as a threat to his lucrative business of raising the dead.
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Genre/Form: Paranormal fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Young adult fiction
Dust jackets (Bindings)
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lish McBride
ISBN: 9780805090987 0805090983 9780312674373 0312674376 9780329856304 0329856308
OCLC Number: 502662221
Notes: Sequel: Necromancing the stone.
Awards: Morris Debut Award finalist, 2011.
Description: 342 pages ; 22 cm
Series Title: Necromancer, bk. 1.
Responsibility: Lish McBride.

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Turns out Douglas is a necromancer who raises the dead for cash and sees potential in Sam. Then Sam discovers he's a necromancer too, but with strangely latent powers. And his worst nightmare wants  Read more...

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"McBride's humor and ear for dialogue carry the book. There's a Mad-magazine-meets-'Twilight' sensibility to 'Hold Me Closer, Necromancer' that will keep readers turning pages and laughing all the Read more...

 
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by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2011-04-27) Very Good Permalink

Sam is just working a normal day at work when an accident causes a man to come in and complain. In the middle of talking to the other employees the man sees Sam and starts talking about a council and how Sam is a Necromancer. Later that night Sam and his friends are attacked at the same time. A...
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