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Author Novik, Naomi, author.

Title Spinning silver / Naomi Novik.

Edition First edition.
Publication Info. New York : Del Rey, [2018]
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Adult Fiction  F NOVIK    DUE 12-20-22
 Nichols Adult Fiction  F NOVIK    DUE 10-26-22
 Nichols Adult Fiction  F NOVIK    DUE 12-28-22
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Description 466 pages ; 22 cm
Summary "A fresh and imaginative retelling of the Rumpelstiltskin fairytale from the bestselling author of Uprooted, called "a very enjoyable fantasy with the air of a modern classic" by The New York Times Book Review. Miryem is the daughter and granddaughter of moneylenders, but her father is not a very good one. Free to lend and reluctant to collect, he has left his family on the edge of poverty--until Miryem intercedes. Hardening her heart, she sets out to retrieve what is owed, and soon gains a reputation for being able to turn silver into gold. But when an ill-advised boast brings her to the attention of the cold creatures who haunt the wood, nothing will be the same again. For words have power, and the fate of a kingdom will be forever altered by the challenge she is issued. Channeling the heart of the classic fairy tale, Novik deftly interweaves six distinct narrative voices--each learning valuable lessons about sacrifice, power and love--into a rich, multilayered fantasy that readers will want to return to again and again"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Loans -- Fiction.
Families -- Fiction.
Genre Fantasy fiction.
ISBN 9780399180989 (hardback)
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