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An unexpected apprentice

Author: Jody Lynn Nye
Publisher: New York : Tor, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Halfling Tildi Summerbee has led a typical, unexciting life, tending the house for her brothers while they manage the family farm. Her days are boring, but happy ... until a thraik attack decimates her family. In an effort to provide for Tildi, the town's leaders arrange a marriage and take control of her farm--after all, a female halfling is incapable of handling such matters. Tildi sees things differently. In  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jody Lynn Nye
ISBN: 9780765314338 0765314339
OCLC Number: 83610231
Notes: "A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Description: 400 p. ; 25 cm.
Responsibility: Jody Lynn Nye.
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Halfling Tildi Summerbee has led a typical life, tending the house for her brothers while they manage the family farm. Her days are boring but happy until a Thraik attack decimates her family. In an  Read more...

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"The Unexpected Apprentice is a fast-paced fantasy adventure full of warm, engaging characters and gentle humour. I had a lot of fun with it and you will too." - Harry Turtledove"

 
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