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The Resource Winter Be My Shield

Winter Be My Shield

Label
Winter Be My Shield
Title
Winter Be My Shield
Statement of responsibility
Jo Spurrier
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A complex, adult epic fantasy from a new Australian author ... original, dramatic, unputdownable ... Sierra has a despised and forbidden gift - she raises power from the suffering of others. Enslaved by the king's torturer, Sierra escapes, barely keeping ahead of Rasten, the man sent to hunt her down. then she falls in with dangerous company: the fugitive Prince Cammarian and his crippled foster-brother, Isidro. But Rasten is not the only enemy hunting them in the frozen north and as Sierra's new allies struggle to identify friend from foe, Rasten approaches her with a plan to kill the master they both abhor. Sierra is forced to decide what price she is willing to pay for her freedom and her life ... Original, dramatic and unputdownable, WINtER BE MY SHIELD is the first in an epic fantasy trilogy from brilliant new Australian talent Jo Spurrier. 'Unlikely heroes, villains you will cheer for, and cold that eats your bones. WINtER BE MY SHIELD will take you to an unforgiving place, but you won't want to leave it.' - Robin Hobb
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Summary
Author Sierra has a despised and forbidden gift she raises power from the suffering of others. Enslaved by the king's torturer, Sierra escapes, barely keeping ahead of Rasten, the man sent to hunt her down. Then she falls in with dangerous company: the fugitive Prince Cammarian and his crippled foster-brother, Isidro. But Rasten is not the only enemy hunting them in the frozen north and as Sierra's new allies struggle to identify friend from foe, Rasten approaches her with a plan to kill the master they both abhor. Sierra is forced to decide what price she is willing to pay for her freedom and her life. Original, dramatic and unputdownable, Winter be my shield is the first in an epic fantasy trilogy from brilliant new Australian talent Jo Spurrier.
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Jo Spurrier
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Series statement
Children of the Black Sun
Series volume
0001
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Fiction / Fantasy
Target audience
adult
Label
Winter Be My Shield
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Publication
Control code
ODILO:034300007051
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780730492894
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Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Winter Be My Shield
Publication
Control code
ODILO:034300007051
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780730492894
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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