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The wind singer : an adventure

Author: William Nicholson; Peter Sís
Publisher: New York : Hyperion Books for Children, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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After Kestrel Hath rebels against the stifling rules of Amaranth society and is forced to flee, she, along with her twin brother and a tagalong classmate, follow an ancient map in quest of the legendary silver voice of the wind singer, in an attempt to heal Amaranth and its people.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Fiction
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Nicholson, William.
Wind singer.
New York : Hyperion Books for Children, 2000
(OCoLC)606547278
Online version:
Nicholson, William.
Wind singer.
New York : Hyperion Books for Children, 2000
(OCoLC)607731008
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Nicholson; Peter Sís
ISBN: 0786805692 9780786805693 0786824948 9780786824946 0786814179 9780786814176
OCLC Number: 44467405
Notes: Sequel: Slaves of the Mastery.
Target Audience: Young Adult.
Description: ix, 358 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Prologue: Long ago --
Baby Pinpin makes her mark --
Kestrel makes a horrible friend --
Bad words said loud --
Practising for maroon --
A warning from the Chief Examiner --
Special teaching --
The Emperor weeps --
The Hath family shamed --
Escape from Aramanth --
In the salt caves --
The mudnut harvest --
A queen remembers --
The Hath family punished --
Return of the old children --
Prisoners of Ombaraka --
The wind battle --
The Hath family fights back --
Crack-in-the-land --
Mumpo goes wrong --
Into the fire --
The march of the Zars --
The Hath family broken --
The scourge of the plains --
The last high examination.
Responsibility: by William Nicholson ; with illustrations by Peter Sis.

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After Kestrel Hath rebels against the stifling rules of Amaranth society and is forced to flee, she, along with her twin brother and a tagalong classmate, follow an ancient map in quest of the legendary silver voice of the wind singer, in an attempt to heal Amaranth and its people.

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