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House of Salt and Sorrows

Label
House of Salt and Sorrows
Title
House of Salt and Sorrows
Statement of responsibility
Erin A. Craig
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a manor by the sea, twelve sisters are cursed.Annaleigh lives a sheltered life at Highmoor with her sisters and their father and stepmother. Once there were twelve, but loneliness fills the grand halls now that four of the girls' lives have been cut short. Each death was more tragic than the last--the plague, a plummeting fall, a drowning, a slippery plunge--and there are whispers throughout the surrounding villages that the family is cursed by the gods.Disturbed by a series of ghostly visions, Annaleigh becomes increasingly suspicious that her sister's deaths were no accidents. The girls have been sneaking out every night to attend glittering balls, dancing until dawn in silk gowns and shimmering slippers, and Annaleigh isn't sure whether to try to stop them or to join their forbidden trysts. Because who--or what--are they really dancing with?When Annaleigh's involvement with a mysterious stranger who has secrets of his own intensifies, it's a race to unravel the darkness that has fallen over her family--before it claims her next. House of Salt and Sorrows is a spellbinding novel filled with magic and the rustle of gossamer skirts down long, dark hallways. Get ready to be swept away
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Summary
When her beautiful sisters are cursed to dance at glittering balls night after night before they start dying in tragic accidents, Annaleigh questions her involvement with a mysterious stranger and wonders if she will be next.--
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Assigning source
Atlas Publishing
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10792382
Cataloging source
BT
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Twelve dancing princesses
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Craig, Erin A
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700
Literary form
fiction
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  • 8
  • 12
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
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  • Fantasy Fiction
  • Supernatural Fiction
  • Young Adult Fiction
  • Classics
  • Horror
Target audience
adolescent
Label
House of Salt and Sorrows
Instantiates
Control code
BORROWBOX:RHC_650671
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781984831941
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
House of Salt and Sorrows
Control code
BORROWBOX:RHC_650671
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781984831941
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

    • Lionel Bowen Library and Community CentreBorrow it
      669-673 Anzac Parade, Marouba, NSW, 2035, AU
      -33.938111 151.237977
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