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The serpents of Arakesh

Author: V M Jones
Publisher: Auckland [N.Z.] : HarperCollins, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Abandoned on the doorstep of an orphanage 12 years ago, Adam has no idea who, or where, his parents are. He has no friends, nothing he's good at, and nowhere he really belongs. Until the day he wins a competition: two days working with a reclusive software genius, and the chance to test-drive his latest top-secret breakthrough in computer game technology. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary.
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Genre/Form: Children's stories, New Zealand
Fantasy
Children's fantasy fiction
Teenage fantasy fiction
Teen fiction
Children's fiction
Juvenile fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: V M Jones
ISBN: 1869504771 9781869504779
OCLC Number: 57513149
Notes: Novel for children.
Awards: Short-listed for LIANZA Children's Book Awards: Esther Glen Medal for Junior Fiction 2004
Description: 249 pages ; 20 cm.
Responsibility: V.M. Jones.

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