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The Resource The hundred thousand kingdoms, N.K. Jemisin

The hundred thousand kingdoms, N.K. Jemisin

Label
The hundred thousand kingdoms
Title
The hundred thousand kingdoms
Statement of responsibility
N.K. Jemisin
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Yeine Darr is an outcast from the barbarian north. But when her mother dies under mysterious circumstances, she is summoned to the majestic city of Sky. There, to her shock, Yeine is named an heiress to the king. But the throne of the Hundred Thousand Kingdoms is not easily won, and Yeine is thrust into a vicious power struggle. "Jemisin's engaging debut grabs readers right from the start...a complex, edge-of-your-seat story with plenty of funny, scary, and bittersweet twists..
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Summary
After Yeine Darr is summoned to the majestic city of Sky and named an heiress to the king of the Hundred Thousand Kingdoms, she is thrust into a vicious power struggle with cousins she never knew she had, drawing ever closer to the secrets of her mother's death and her family's bloody history
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Locus Award for First Novel, 2011.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
343832
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jemisin, N. K
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3610.E46
LC item number
H86 2010
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Inheritance trilogy
Series volume
1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Gods
Target audience
adult
Label
The hundred thousand kingdoms, N.K. Jemisin
Link
https://bfgb.wordpress.com/2010/04/13/the-hundred-thousand-kingdoms-by-n-k-jemisin/
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes "Extras", interview with the author [p 417-421]. Also includes excerpt of "The broken kingdoms", book two of the Inheritance trilogy, by N.K. Jemisin [pages 423-427]
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
427 pages
Isbn
9780316043915
Lccn
2009002075
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 300280047
  • (OCoLC)300280047
Label
The hundred thousand kingdoms, N.K. Jemisin
Link
https://bfgb.wordpress.com/2010/04/13/the-hundred-thousand-kingdoms-by-n-k-jemisin/
Publication
Note
Includes "Extras", interview with the author [p 417-421]. Also includes excerpt of "The broken kingdoms", book two of the Inheritance trilogy, by N.K. Jemisin [pages 423-427]
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
427 pages
Isbn
9780316043915
Lccn
2009002075
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 300280047
  • (OCoLC)300280047

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