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A darkly beating heart, Lindsay Smith

Label
A darkly beating heart
Title
A darkly beating heart
Statement of responsibility
Lindsay Smith
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • No one knows what to do with Reiko. She is full of hatred. All she can think about is how to best hurt herself and the people closest to her. After a failed suicide attempt, Reiko's parents send her from their Seattle home to spend the summer with family in Japan to learn to control her emotions. But while visiting Kuramagi, a historic village preserved to reflect the nineteenth-century Edo period, Reiko finds herself slipping back in time into the life of Miyu, a young woman even more bent on revenge than Reiko herself. Reiko loves being Miyu, until she discovers the secret of Kuramagi village, and must face down Miyu's demons as well as her own
  • Reiko's heart is full of hatred. Her classmates and her brother terrorize her. The first girl she's ever loved jilted her. After a failed suicide attempt at her home in Seattle, Reiko's parents send her to spend the summer with family in Japan. While visiting Kuramagi, a historic village preserved to reflect the nineteenth-century Edo period, Reiko finds herself slipping backward into 1862 and the life of Miyu, a young woman even more vengeful than Reiko herself. Reiko loves escaping into Miyu's life ... until she discovers Kuramagi's dark secret and must face down Miyu's demons as well as her own
Summary
After a suicide attempt, Reiko is sent to Japan where she visits a historic village designed to replicate the Edo period and finds herself transported back in time into the life of a woman who also seeks revenge
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10524266
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1984-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Lindsay
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.S65435
LC item number
Dar 2016
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
750
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 10
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Time travel
  • Suicidal behavior
  • Revenge
  • Japan
  • Lesbians
  • Bullying
  • Americans
  • Time travel
  • Suicidal behavior
  • Revenge
  • Japan
  • YOUNG ADULT FICTION
  • YOUNG ADULT FICTION
  • YOUNG ADULT FICTION
  • Americans
  • Bullying
  • Lesbians
  • Revenge
  • Suicidal behavior
  • Time travel
  • Japan
  • Americans
  • Lesbians
  • Revenge
  • Time travel
  • Suicidal behavior
  • Japan
Target audience
adolescent
Label
A darkly beating heart, Lindsay Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn928488424
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
264 pages
Isbn
9781626720442
Lccn
2016932186
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a1390506
  • (OCoLC)928488424
Label
A darkly beating heart, Lindsay Smith
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn928488424
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
264 pages
Isbn
9781626720442
Lccn
2016932186
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a1390506
  • (OCoLC)928488424

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