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The thin executioner

Author: Darren Shan
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In a nation of warriors where weakness is shunned and all crimes, no matter how minor, are punishable by beheading, young Jebel Rum, along with a slave who is fated to be sacrificed, sets forth on a quest to petition the Fire God for invincibility, but when the long and arduous journey is over, Jebel has learned much about fairness and the value of life.
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Juvenile fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Darren Shan
ISBN: 9780316078658 0316078654 9780316078641 0316078646
OCLC Number: 464590174
Target Audience: 850; Young Adult
Description: 483 p. : maps ; 22 cm.
Responsibility: Darren Shan.

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In a nation of warriors where weakness is shunned and all crimes, no matter how minor, are punishable by beheading, young Jebel Rum, along with a slave who is fated to be sacrificed, sets forth on a quest to petition the Fire God for invincibility, but when the long and arduous journey is over, Jebel has learned much about fairness and the value of life.

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You Have Been EXECUTED

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2010-11-05) Excellent Permalink

In Wadi, the greatest executioner who ever lived is retiring. The Um Wadi people are about to hold a contest to find the next executioner. Jebels father has disgraced him, so now he must prove himself by becoming the next executioner. Jebel faces the most extreme challenges of his life. Will he survive?...
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