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Shade's children

Author: Garth Nix
Publisher: St. Leonards, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A fantasy adventure about teenagers struggling to survive in a world in which all adults have been exterminated_
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Fantasy fiction
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Garth Nix
ISBN: 1864483784 9781864483789
OCLC Number: 154351521
Awards: Short-listed for Aurealis Award for Excellence in Fiction: Best Young Adult Novel 1997
Description: 303 pages ; 18 cm
Responsibility: Garth Nix.

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A futuristic fantasy about a world in which children are snatched from the Dorms on their 14th birthday to be used as bio-resources by the Overlords and their vassal Myrmidons, Ferrets and Trackers.  Read more...

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'an excellent book...a tale...with the sort of eeriness inspired by... Alien, Blade Runnerand the City of Lost Children...dark and charming.'ticonderoga online

 
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