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My swordhand is singing

Author: Marcus Sedgwick
Publisher: New York : Wendy Lamb Books, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In the dangerous dark of winter in an Eastern European village during the early seventeenth century, Peter learns from a gypsy girl that the Shadow Queen is behind the recent murders and reanimations, and his father's secret past may hold the key to stopping her.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Paranormal fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Marcus Sedgwick
ISBN: 9780375846892 0375846891 9780375946899 0375946896
OCLC Number: 225283651
Description: 200 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: Song --
Deep in the woods --
Slivovitz and snow --
Suicide's burial --
Goose --
St. Andrew's eve --
Dulcimer's melody --
Sheep and wolves --
Shadow queen --
Eternal return --
Refusal --
Visitors --
Closer --
And closer --
Creeping --
Waters of chust --
Agnes --
Wedding of the dead --
At the threshold --
Turnings --
Hands in the dark --
Threads --
Calling --
Things to cover our dead --
The Hut --
Winter king --
Escape --
The island --
Dream of the queen --
Ancestors and hostages --
The elders --
Village talk --
Stillness --
Tomas --
The camp --
The approach --
Ordeal --
The sword --
Song of the miorita --
Resurrection --
Perfect shade of green --
Author's note.
Responsibility: Marcus Sedgwick.
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In the dangerous dark of winter in an Eastern European village during the early seventeenth century, Peter learns from a gypsy girl that the Shadow Queen is behind the recent murders and reanimations, and his father's secret past may hold the key to stopping her.

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