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Author: Sally Gardner; David Roberts
Publisher: London : Indigo, 2015. ©2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : Paperback editionView all editions and formats
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Otto Hundebiss is tired of war, but when he defies Death he walks a dangerous path. A half beast half man gives him shoes and dice which will lead him deep into a web of dark magic and mystery. He meets the beautiful Safire - pure of heart and spirit, the scheming Mistress Jabber and the terrifying Lady of the Nail. He learns the powers of the tinderbox and the wolves whose master he becomes. But will all the riches  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction
Young adult fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Young adult works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sally Gardner; David Roberts
ISBN: 9781780621487 1780621485
OCLC Number: 928737545
Notes: Originally published: 2013.
Awards: Commended for Kate Greenaway Medal 2015 (UK)
Commended for Carnegie Medal 2015 (UK)
Description: 265 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
Responsibility: Sally Gardner ; drawings by David Roberts.

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A young soldier, a captive princess, witches, wolves and Death walk hand in hand in COSTA AWARD winner Sally Gardner's exquisitely written novel inspired by the Hans Christian Anderson fairy tale,  Read more...

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An exquisitely macabre fairy story for teenagers * The Daily Telegraph * Gardner's prose in Tinder is adventurous and hugely energetic ... Its a beauty * The Guardian * A dark dream -- an exploration Read more...

 
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