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Sorrow's knot

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Arthur A. Levine Books, an imprint of Scholastic Inc.,
Pub. Date:
First edition.
Reading Level:
IL: MG+ - BL: 4.9 - AR Pts: 12
Lexile measure:
HL: High-Low 620L
Winner of the 2014 Monica Hughes Award for Science Fiction and Fantasy, from the author of Plain Kate .At the very edge of the world live the Shadowed People. And with them live the dead.There, in the village of Westmost, Otter is born to power. She is the proud daughter of Willow, the greatest binder of the dead in generations. It will be Otter's job someday to tie the knots of the ward, the only thing that keeps the living safe.Kestrel is training to be a ranger, one of the brave women who venture into the forest to gather whatever the Shadowed People can't live without and to fight off whatever dark threat might slip through the ward's defenses.And Cricket wants to be a storyteller -- already he shows the knack, the ear -- and already he knows dangerous secrets. But something is very wrong at the edge of the world. Willow's power seems to be turning inside out. The ward is in danger of falling. And lurking in the shadows, hungry, is a White Hand, the most dangerous of the dead, whose very touch means madness, and worse.Suspenseful, eerie, and beautifully imagined.
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Level 4.9, 12 Points
Lexile measure:
HL: High-Low 620L
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Grouping Title sorrow s knot
Grouping Author bow erin
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2020-08-07 14:58:54PM
Last Indexed 2020-10-28 00:41:23AM

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subject_facet Fantasy fiction, American
Fate and fatalism -- Fiction
Identity (Philosophical concept) -- Fiction
Identity (Psychology) -- Fiction
Identity -- Fiction
Knots and splices -- Fiction
Magic -- Fiction
title_display Sorrow's knot
title_full Sorrow's knot / Erin Bow
title_short Sorrow's knot
topic_facet Fantasy fiction, American
Fate and fatalism
Identity (Philosophical concept)
Identity (Psychology)
Knots and splices