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Author: Ursula K Le Guin
Publisher: Orlando, Fla. : Harcourt, 2006, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : 1st Harcourt pbk. edView all editions and formats
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When a young man in the Uplands blinds himself rather than use his gift of "unmaking"--A violent talent shared by members of his family--he upsets the precarious balance of power among rival, feuding families, each of which has a strange and deadly talent of its own.
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Genre/Form: Young adult works
Young adult fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Fantasy fiction
Fantasy
Juvenile literature
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ursula K Le Guin
ISBN: 0152051244 9780152051242
OCLC Number: 64672763
Notes: Includes excerpt of Voices (p. [279]-286).
Series statement from author's website.
Prequel to : Voices and Powers.
Target Audience: Young Adult.
Description: 286 pages : map ; 18 cm.
Responsibility: Ursula K. Le Guin.
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When a young man in the Uplands blinds himself rather than use his gift of "unmaking"--A violent talent shared by members of his family--he upsets the precarious balance of power among rival, feuding families, each of which has a strange and deadly talent of its own.

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