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The Resource The blue salt road, Joanne M. Harris ; illustrated by Bonnie Hawkins

The blue salt road, Joanne M. Harris ; illustrated by Bonnie Hawkins

Label
The blue salt road
Title
The blue salt road
Statement of responsibility
Joanne M. Harris ; illustrated by Bonnie Hawkins
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An earthly nourris sits and sings; And aye she sings, "Ba lilly wean, Little ken I my bairn's father, Far less the land that he staps in. (Child Ballad, no. 113). So begins a stunning tale of love, loss and revenge, against a powerful backdrop of adventure on the high seas, and drama on the land. The Blue Salt Road balances passion and loss, love and violence and draws on nature and folklore to weave a stunning modern mythology around a nameless, wild young man. Passion drew him to a new world, and trickery has kept him there - without his memories, separated from his own people. But as he finds his way in this dangerous new way of life, so he learns that his notions of home, and your people, might not be as fixed as he believed. Beautifully illustrated by Bonnie Helen Hawkins, this is a stunning and original modern fairytale
Summary
Trapped in a strange new world by passion and trickery, a wild young man with no memories of his past forges new understandings about home and family in his efforts to survive
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Loan Stars Favourites, 2019.
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10733013
Cataloging source
YDX
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1964-
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Harris, Joanne
Dewey number
823.92
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6058.A68828
LC item number
B58 2018
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hawkins, Bonnie Helen
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True
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  • Revenge
  • Amnesiacs
  • Selkies
  • Voyages and travels
Target audience
adult
Label
The blue salt road, Joanne M. Harris ; illustrated by Bonnie Hawkins
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
215 pages
Isbn
9781473222212
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • on1037084096
  • (OCoLC)1037084096
Label
The blue salt road, Joanne M. Harris ; illustrated by Bonnie Hawkins
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
215 pages
Isbn
9781473222212
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • on1037084096
  • (OCoLC)1037084096

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      515 Scotland Street, Williamsburg, VA, 23185, US
      37.377573 -76.770995
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