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Seraphina

Jean Merrill

Seraphina

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  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Futura in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published, London , Raven Books, 1979.

StatementJean Merrill.
SeriesA Troubadour book
The Physical Object
Pagination246p. ;
Number of Pages246
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22791813M
ISBN 100708819117
OCLC/WorldCa16558004

Seraphina (Book): Hartman, Rachel: In a world where dragons and humans coexist in an uneasy truce and dragons can assume human form, Seraphina, whose mother died giving birth to her, grapples with her own identity amid magical secrets and royal scandals, while she struggles to accept and develop her extraordinary musical talents.


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As musician Seraphina describes it, attempting to educate the princess, humans are like cockroaches to dragons, but interesting. As the anniversary of the treaty approaches, things fall apart: The crown prince has been murdered, anti-dragon sentiment is rising, and in the midst of it all, an awkward, gifted, observant girl unexpectedly becomes.

Parents need to know that Shadow Scale is a sequel to the acclaimed fantasy Seraphina, which won the William C. Morris Award for best debut book for teens. Its female protagonist is smart, resourceful, brave, and empathetic, and the novel promotes the value of learning to see more than one facet of a person.5/5.

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Four decades of peace have done little to. POSSIBLE SPOLIERS Seraphina is the unique story of a girl cursed, or is it blessed, with the blood and scales of her mother's dragon form.

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Seraphina A Novel (Book): Hartman, Rachel: In a world where dragons and humans coexist in an uneasy truce and dragons can assume human form, Seraphina, whose mother died giving birth to her, grapples with her own identity amid magical secrets and royal scandals, while she struggles to accept and develop her extraordinary musical talents.The information about Seraphina shown above was first featured in "The BookBrowse Review" - BookBrowse's online-magazine that keeps our members abreast of notable and high-profile books publishing in the coming weeks.

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