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Winter's end

Author: Jean-Claude Mourlevat; Anthea Bell
Publisher: Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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Fleeing across icy mountains from a pack of terrifying dog-men sent to hunt them down, four teenagers escape from their prison-like boarding schools to take up the fight against the tyrannical government that murdered their parents fifteen years earlier.
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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: Jean-Claude Mourlevat; Anthea Bell
ISBN: 9780763644505 0763644501
OCLC Number: 310399722
Language Note: Translated from the French.
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection
Target Audience: Young Adult.; 730
Description: 415 pages ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Combat d'hiver.
Responsibility: Jean-Claude Mourlevat ; translated by Anthea Bell.

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Fleeing across icy mountains from a pack of terrifying dog-men sent to hunt them down, four teenagers escape from their prison-like boarding schools to take up the fight against the tyrannical government that murdered their parents fifteen years earlier.

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by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2010-04-21) Very Good Permalink

The story is set in a dystopian society where children live in a prisonlike boarding school.  Their parents were killed 15 years before and 4 of the students make a break from the school to join a resistance movement. Only three make it to safety.  The rest of the book is spent trying to...
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