skip to content
The hundred thousand kingdoms Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The hundred thousand kingdoms

Author: N K Jemisin
Publisher: New York : Orbit, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Yeine Darr is an outcast from the barbarian north. But when her mother dies under mysterious circumstances, she is summoned to the majestic city of Sky. There, to her shock, Yeine is named an heiress to the king. But the throne of the Hundred Thousand Kingdoms is not easily won, and Yeine is thrust into a vicious power struggle with cousins she never knew she had. As she fights for her life, she draws ever closer to  Read more...
Rating:

based on 2 rating(s) 1 with a review

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction
Epic literature
Epic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: N K Jemisin
ISBN: 9780316043915 0316043915
OCLC Number: 300280047
Notes: Includes "Extras": interview with the author (p 417-421). Also includes excerpt of The Broken Kingdoms, book two of the Inheritance trilogy, by N.K. Jemisin (p.423-427).
Description: 427 p. ; 21 cm.
Responsibility: N.K. Jemisin.

Abstract:

Yeine Darr is an outcast from the barbarian north. But when her mother dies under mysterious circumstances, she is summoned to the majestic city of Sky. There, to her shock, Yeine is named an heiress to the king. But the throne of the Hundred Thousand Kingdoms is not easily won, and Yeine is thrust into a vicious power struggle with cousins she never knew she had. As she fights for her life, she draws ever closer to the secrets of her mother's death and her family's bloody history.--Book cover.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews

WorldCat User Reviews (1)

Unusual new fantasy series

by wrobins1 (WorldCat user published 2010-04-12) Very Good Permalink

Jemisin, N.K., Jr. ~ Hundred Thousand Kingdoms ~ Orbit, 2010 ~ 29 chapters + Appendix, 527 pages ~ Audience: Adults, some teens ~ Rating: Very Good.

Opening:

“I am not as I once was. They have done this to me, broke me open and torn out my heart....
Read more...  Read more...

  • Was this review helpful to you?
  •   
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

All user tags (2)

View most popular tags as: tag list | tag cloud

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(3)

User lists with this item (12)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/300280047>
library:oclcnum"300280047"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/300280047>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:bookEdition"1st ed."
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"2010"
schema:description"Yeine Darr is an outcast from the barbarian north. But when her mother dies under mysterious circumstances, she is summoned to the majestic city of Sky. There, to her shock, Yeine is named an heiress to the king. But the throne of the Hundred Thousand Kingdoms is not easily won, and Yeine is thrust into a vicious power struggle with cousins she never knew she had. As she fights for her life, she draws ever closer to the secrets of her mother's death and her family's bloody history.--Book cover."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/180745449>
schema:genre"Fantasy fiction"@en
schema:genre"Fantasy fiction."@en
schema:genre"Fiction"@en
schema:genre"Epic fiction."@en
schema:genre"Epic literature."@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"The hundred thousand kingdoms"@en
schema:numberOfPages"427"
schema:publisher
schema:url
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.