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  • Abhorsen
  • Written by Garth Nix
    Read by Tim Curry
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Abhorsen

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On Sale: April 08, 2003
ISBN: 978-0-8072-0565-5
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Before she went to join Sam and Mogget downstairs, Lirael paused for a moment to look at herself in the tall silver mirror that hung on the wall of her room. The image that faced her bore little resemblance to the Second Assistant Librarian of the Clayr. She saw a warlike and grim young woman, dark hair bound back with a silver cord rather than hanging free to disguise her face. She no longer wore her librarian's waistcoat, and she had a long Nehima at her side rather than a library-issue dagger. but she had kept her library whistle, tucking it into the small pouch at her belt. Though she was many, many leagues from any help the whistle might summon, she felt the need to cling to some small part of her past and her identity.

She had become an Abhorsen, Lirael thought, at least on the outside.


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About Garth Nix

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Garth Nix was born in 1963 in Melbourne, Australia. A full-time writer since 2001, he has worked as a literary agent, marketing consultant, book editor, book publicist, book sales representative, bookseller, and part-time soldier in the Australian Army reserve. Garth's books include the award-winning fantasy novelsSabrielLirael, and Abhorsen, and the cult favorite teen science-fiction novel Shade's Children. His fantasy novels for younger readers include The Ragwitch, the six books of the Seventh Tower sequence, the Keys to the Kingdom series, and A Confusion of Princes. His books have appeared on the bestseller lists of theNew York TimesPublishers Weekly, the Guardian, and the Australian, and his work has been translated into forty languages. He lives in Sydney, Australia, with his wife and two children.

About Tim Curry

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Tim Curry made his motion picture debut in the cult phenomenon The Rocky Horror Picture Show. His diverse careet also includes such films as Kinsey, Charlie’s Angels, Addams Family Reunion, The Three Musketeers, The Hunt for Red October, Clue and Annie. His theater work includes Tony-nominated performances in Spamelot, My favorite Year, and Amadeus.

  • Abhorsen by Garth Nix
  • April 08, 2003
  • Juvenile Fiction
  • Listening Library (Audio)
  • $16.95
  • 9780807205655

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