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Burning Glass, Kathryn Purdie

Label
Burning Glass
Title
Burning Glass
Statement of responsibility
Kathryn Purdie
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Red Queen meets Shadow and Bone in a debut fantasy about a girl forced to use her gift for sensing and absorbing other people s feelings to protect the empire from assassins. Steeped in intrigue and betrayal, Burning Glass captivates with heartrending romance, dangerous magic, and one girl s quest for redemption.In Riaznin, it s considered an honor for Auraseers like Sonya girls with a rare form of synesthesia to serve as the emperor s personal protector, constantly scanning for feelings of malice and bloodlust in the court. But Sonya would rather be free.After the queen s murder and a tragic accident, Sonya is hauled off to the palace to guard a charming yet volatile new ruler. But Sonya s power is reckless and hard to control. She s often carried away by the intense passion of others.And when a growing rebellion forces Sonya to side with either the emperor who trusts her or his mysterious brother, the crown prince, Sonya realizes she may be the key to saving the empire or its greatest threat
Member of
Summary
Serving as psychic warning guard to the emperor, empath Sonya forms tenuous alliances with Emperor Valko and his younger brother, but when a growing rebellion pits the brothers against each other, Sonya must decide which one to give her loyalty to
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10462681
Cataloging source
Nz
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Purdie, Kathryn
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
HL 770
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.1.P93
LC item number
Bur 2016
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770
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Burning glass
Series volume
book 1]
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Assassins
  • Teenage girls
  • Synesthesia
  • Queens
  • Kings and rulers
  • Magic
  • Murder
  • Young adult fiction
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Burning Glass, Kathryn Purdie
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Publication
Copyright
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Series information from NoveList
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20484410
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
490 pages
Isbn
9780062412362
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)936552420
Label
Burning Glass, Kathryn Purdie
Publication
Copyright
Note
Series information from NoveList
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20484410
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
490 pages
Isbn
9780062412362
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)936552420

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