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Orphans of chaos

Author: John C Wright
Publisher: New York : Tor, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A tale about five orphans raised in a strict British boarding school who begin to discover that they may not be human beings. The students at the school do not age, while the world around them does. The children begin to make sinister discoveries about themselves. Amelia is apparently a fourth-dimensional being; Victor is a synthetic man who can control the molecular arrangement of matter around him; Vanity can find
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Fantasy fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John C Wright
ISBN: 0765311313 9780765311313
OCLC Number: 58055187
Notes: "A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Description: 317 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: John C. Wright.
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A fantasy about five orphans, who have been kidnapped from their true parents, robbed of their powers and memories, and raised in ignorance by super-beings: pagan gods or fairy-queens, Cyclops,  Read more...

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"Wright can approach the true uncanny unease, fearful ugliness, and lucent beauty of dream... wings forward with inventive impulse, genuinely captivating... [it] is b turns ingenious, absurd, Read more...

 
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