The Resource A Thousand Nights

A Thousand Nights

Label
A Thousand Nights
Title
A Thousand Nights
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Subject
Summary
"A story threaded with shimmering vibrance and beauty, A Thousand Nights will weave its spell over readers' hearts and leave them captivated long after the final tale has been told." -Alexandra Bracken, New York Times best-selling author of The Darkest Minds series Lo-Melkhiin killed three hundred girls before he came to her village, looking for a wife. When she sees the dust cloud on the horizon, she knows he has arrived. She knows he will want the loveliest girl: her sister. She vows she will not let her be next.And so she is taken in her sister's place, and she believes death will soon follow. Lo-Melkhiin's court is a dangerous palace filled with pretty things: intricate statues with wretched eyes, exquisite threads to weave the most beautiful garments. She sees everything as if for the last time.But the first sun rises and sets, and she is not dead. Night after night, Lo-Melkhiin comes to her and listens to the stories she tells, and day after day she is awoken by the sunrise. Exploring the palace, she begins to unlock years of fear that have tormented and silenced a kingdom. Lo-Melkhiin was not always a cruel ruler. Something went wrong.Far away, in their village, her sister is mourning. Through her pain, she calls upon the desert winds, conjuring a subtle unseen magic, and something besides death stirs the air.Back at the palace, the words she speaks to Lo-Melkhiin every night are given a strange life of their own. Little things, at first: a dress from home, a vision of her sister. With each tale she spins, her power grows. Soon she dreams of bigger, more terrible magic: power enough to save a king, if she can put an end to the rule of a monster
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Johnston, E. K
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dictionaries
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  • Fantasy
  • Juvenile Literature
  • Mythology
  • Juvenile Fiction
Label
A Thousand Nights
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Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:3af9e1d1-edba-42f4-90e4-e0a1e59ae61a
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780316627955
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
A Thousand Nights
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:3af9e1d1-edba-42f4-90e4-e0a1e59ae61a
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780316627955
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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