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My swordhand is singing

Author: Marcus Sedgwick
Publisher: London : Orion Children's, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the dangerous dark of winter in an Eastern European village during the early seventeenth century, Peter learns from a gypsy girl that the Shadow Queen is behind the recent murders and reanimations, and his father's secret past may hold the key to stopping her.
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Genre/Form: Teen fiction
Horror fiction
Fiction
Young adult works
Young adult fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marcus Sedgwick
ISBN: 1842551833 9781842551837 9780375846908 0375846905 9780375846892 0375846891 9781842555583 1842555588
OCLC Number: 65469729
Awards: Booktrust Teenage Prize 2007 Winner.
Description: x, 198 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Marcus Sedgwick.

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'the direct simplicity of the writing make for high readability.' -- Jennifer Taylor THE BOOKSELLER 'Sedwick has taken early vampire legends and masterfully crafted them into this dark tale. His Read more...

 
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