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Trickster's Queen

Written by Tamora PierceAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Tamora Pierce


· Bluefire
· Trade Paperback · Ages 12 and up
· October 11, 2005 · $9.99 · 978-0-375-82878-2 (0-375-82878-8)

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ABOUT THIS BOOK

Aly’s adventure continues. . . . No longer a slave, Alanna’s daughter is now spying as part of an underground rebellion against the colonial rulers of the Copper Isles. The people in the rebellion believe that a prophecy in which a new queen will rise up to take the throne is about to be realized. Aly is busy keeping the potential teenage queen and her younger siblings safe, while also keeping her in the dark about her future. But Aly, who is usually adept at anticipating danger and changes, is in for a few nasty surprises.
New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestselling author Tamora Pierce captured the imagination of readers 20 years ago with Alanna: The First Adventure. As of August 2003, she has written 21 books including three completed quartets: The Song of the Lioness, The Immortals, and The Protector of the Small, set in the fantasy realm of Tortall. She has also written the Circle of Magic and The Circle Opens quartets. The author lives in New York, NY.


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“The humour is wicked, and the plot twists will keep the pages turning to the supremely satisfying end.”—School Library Journal


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NOMINEE 2007 - Colorado Blue Spruce Young Adult Book Award

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Tamora Pierce’s fast-paced, suspenseful writing and strong, believable heroines have won her much praise and a large, devoted fan following. She lives in Syracuse, New York, with her husband, Tim, five cats, two birds, and various freeloading wildlife. Visit her online at www.tamorapierce.com.


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