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A torch against the night

Author: Sabaa Tahir
Publisher: New York : Razorbill, an imprint of Penguin Random House, 2017.
Series: Ember in the ashes, book 2
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Elias and Laia are running for their lives. Following the events of the Fourth Trial, an army led by Masks hunts the two fugitives as they escape the city of Serra and journey across the vast lands of the Martial Empire. Laia is determined to break into Kauf--the Empire's most secure and dangerous prison--and save her brother, whose knowledge of Serric steel is the key to the Scholars' future. And Elias is  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction
Young adult fiction
Romance fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sabaa Tahir
ISBN: 9781101998885 1101998881
OCLC Number: 965737516
Notes: Maps on inside cover.
Description: 452 pages : maps ; 23 cm.
Series Title: Ember in the ashes, book 2
Responsibility: a novel by Sabaa Tahir.

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Elias and Laia are running for their lives. Following the events of the Fourth Trial, an army led by Masks hunts the two fugitives as they escape the city of Serra and journey across the vast lands of the Martial Empire. Laia is determined to break into Kauf--the Empire's most secure and dangerous prison--and save her brother, whose knowledge of Serric steel is the key to the Scholars' future. And Elias is determined to stay by Laia's side ... even if it means giving up his own chance at freedom. But Elias and Laia will have to fight every step of the way if they're going to outsmart their enemies ... Helene's mission is horrifying, unwanted, and clear: find the traitor Elias Veturius and the Scholar slave who helped him escape ... and kill them both.

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