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The Resource The Cruel Prince

The Cruel Prince

Label
The Cruel Prince
Title
The Cruel Prince
Statement of responsibility
Holly Black
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An instant bestseller!By #1 New York Times bestselling author Holly Black, the first book in a stunning new series about a mortal girl who finds herself caught in a web of royal faerie intrigue.Of course I want to be like them. They're beautiful as blades forged in some divine fire. They will live forever.And Cardan is even more beautiful than the rest. I hate him more than all the others. I hate him so much that sometimes when I look at him, I can hardly breathe.Jude was seven years old when her parents were murdered and she and her two sisters were stolen away to live in the treacherous High Court of Faerie. Ten years later, Jude wants nothing more than to belong there, despite her mortality. But many of the fey despise humans. Especially Prince Cardan, the youngest and wickedest son of the High King.To win a place at the Court, she must defy him—and face the consequences.In doing so, she becomes embroiled in palace intrigues and deceptions, discovering her own capacity for bloodshed. But as civil war threatens to drown the Courts of Faerie in violence, Jude will need to risk her life in a dangerous alliance to save her sisters, and Faerie itself
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Jude was seven years old when her parents were murdered and she and her two sisters were stolen away to live in the treacherous High Court of Faerie. Ten years later, Jude wants nothing more than to belong there, despite her mortality. But many of the fey despise humans. Especially Prince Cardan, the youngest and wickedest son of the High King
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Storyline
Tone
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Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2019
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2019.
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10611669
Cataloging source
BT
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Black, Holly
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760
Literary form
fiction
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  • 9
  • 12
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
Series statement
Folk of the air
Series volume
0001
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  • Fantasy
  • Young Adult Fiction
  • Young Adult Literature
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The Cruel Prince
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Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:cf2e13f8-7c64-46a9-9741-f1ec87a78faa
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780316310307
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
The Cruel Prince
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:cf2e13f8-7c64-46a9-9741-f1ec87a78faa
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780316310307
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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      175 Monmouth Street, Independence, OR, 97351, US
      44.851488 -123.185756
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