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The Resource Across the nightingale floor, Lian Hearn

Across the nightingale floor, Lian Hearn

Label
Across the nightingale floor
Title
Across the nightingale floor
Statement of responsibility
Lian Hearn
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is the first book in a new epic trilogy that has already become a bestselling sensation in England and Australia, earning comparisons to The Lord of the Rings. It begins with the legend of a nightingale floor in a black-walled fortress--a floor that sings in alarm at the step of an assassin. It will take true courage and all the skills of an ancient Tribe for one orphaned youth named Takeo to discover the magical destiny that awaits him ... across the nightingale floor
Member of
Summary
Takeo, brought up peacefully in a remote Japanese mountain village, learns that his father was a celebrated assassin, and that he, too, possesses extraordinary skills. To resolve split loyalties and his conflicted nature, Takeo embarks on a journey that will lead him to his destiny
Theme
Storyline
Character
Award
  • New York Times Notable Science Fiction, 2002
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2004
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 2002.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
069024
Cataloging source
JRS
Dewey number
362.732
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9619.3.H3725
LC item number
A65 2003
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
840
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Tales of the Otori
Series volume
bk. 1
Target audience
adult
Label
Across the nightingale floor, Lian Hearn
Instantiates
Publication
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
2562779
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Riverhead trade pbk. ed.
Extent
305 pages
Isbn
9781573223324
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm52372542
  • (OCoLC)52372542
Label
Across the nightingale floor, Lian Hearn
Publication
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
2562779
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Riverhead trade pbk. ed.
Extent
305 pages
Isbn
9781573223324
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm52372542
  • (OCoLC)52372542

Library Locations

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