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The Resource Blue Lily, Lily Blue

Blue Lily, Lily Blue

Label
Blue Lily, Lily Blue
Title
Blue Lily, Lily Blue
Statement of responsibility
Maggie Stiefvater
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The third installment in the mesmerizing series from the irrepressible, #1 NEW YORK TIMES bestselling author Maggie Stiefvater. Blue Sargent has found things. For the first time in her life, she has friends she can trust, a group to which she can belong. The Raven Boys have taken her in as one of their own. Their problems have become hers, and her problems have become theirs. The trick with found things, though, is how easily they can be lost. Friends can betray. Mothers can disappear. Visions can mislead. Certainties can unravel. In a starred review, THE BULLETIN called THE DREAM THIEVES, the previous book in The Raven Cycle, "a complex web of magical intrigue and heart-stopping action." Now, with BLUE LILY, LILY BLUE, the web becomes even more complex, snaring readers at every turn. Praise for THE DREAM THIEVES: * "Richly written and filled with figurative language . . . this story of secrets and dreams, of brothers and of all-too-real magic is an absolute marvel of imagination and an irresistible invitation to wonder." — BOOKLIST, starred review * "Mind-blowingly spectacular . . . Stiefvater's careful exploration of class and wealth and their limitations and opportunities astounds with its sensitivity and sophistication. The pace is electric, the prose marvelously sure-footed and strong, but it's the complicated characters . . . that meld magic and reality into an engrossing, believable whole." — KIRKUS REVIEWS, starred review * "A paranormal thriller . . . this installment [is] more tense and foreboding than its predecessor — and every bit as gripping." — PUBLISHERS WEEKLY, starred review * "A complex web of magical intrigue and heartstopping action." — THE BULLETIN, starred review * "Readers who want a moody chill and appreciate an atmospheric turn of phrase will want to spend more time in Henrietta." — SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL, starred review Praise for THE RAVEN BOYS: "Stiefvater is a master storyteller." — USA TODAY "A dizzying paranormal romance tinged with murder and Welsh mythology." — THE LOS ANGELES TIMES * "Simultaneously complex and simple, compulsively readable, marvelously wrought." — KIRKUS REVIEWS, starred review * "A tour de force . . . such a memorable read." — PUBLISHERS WEEKLY, starred review * "One unexpected and wonderful surprise after another . . . a marvel of imagination." — BOOKLIST, starred review * "THE RAVEN BOYS is an incredibly rich and unique tale, a supernatural thriller of a different flavor. . . . Fans have been salivating for Stiefvater's next release and THE RAVEN BOYS delivers." — SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL, starred review "Equal parts thriller and mystery, with a measured dash of romance sprinkled on top . . . Maggie has woven such a unique, intriguing narrative that I struggled for comparisons." — MTV.com A PUBLISHERS WEEKLY Best Book of the Year THE BULLETIN OF THE CENTER FOR CHILDREN'S BOOKS 2012 Blue Ribbons list
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Summary
Blue and the Raven boys continue their search for the tomb of Glendower, the ancient Welsh king, as well as for Blue's mother, who has disappeared underground in search of her former lover
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Storyline
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Award
School Library Journal Best Books: Fiction, 2014
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10349726
Cataloging source
BT
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1981-
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Stiefvater, Maggie
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690
Literary form
fiction
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  • 9
  • 12
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
Series statement
Raven cycle
Series volume
0003
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  • Young Adult Fiction
  • Young Adult Literature
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Blue Lily, Lily Blue
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:6352cd90-34bd-4e94-970e-d3f5226e100b
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780545662901
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Blue Lily, Lily Blue
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:6352cd90-34bd-4e94-970e-d3f5226e100b
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780545662901
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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