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Stormdancer

Author: Jay Kristoff
Publisher: Oxford : Tor, 2012.
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In this dystopian steampunk fantasy set against a backdrop of feudal Japan, warrior Yukiko captures a supposedly extinct (but crippled) griffin for the Shogun, then learns - after meeting secretive Kin and the rebel Kage cabal - of the horrifying extent of the Shogun's crimes, both against her country and her family. Returning to the city, Yukiko is determined to make the Shogun pay - but what can one girl and a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jay Kristoff
ISBN: 9780230762886 0230762883
OCLC Number: 808489820
Description: 451 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Jay Kristoff.

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Griffins are supposed to be extinct. So when Yukiko and her warrior father are sent to capture one for the Shogun, they fear that their lives are over - everyone knows what happens to those who fail  Read more...

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Praise for "Stormdancer""Kristoff's imaginative debut, the first in a series, presents the feudal, dystopian Shima Empire, a menacing Japanese-inspired setting... The innovative setting, fast-moving Read more...

 
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