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Author Mead, Richelle, author.

Title The Glittering Court / Richelle Mead. [Axis 360 electronic resource]

Publication Info. [New York, New York] : Razorbill, an imprint of Penguin Random House, [2016]
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Description 1 online resource (400 pages)
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Summary A dazzling, romantic fantasy series set in a mix of Elizabethan and frontier worlds from Richelle Mead, #1 internationally bestselling author of Vampire Academy . "Brilliant and original, Mead's new series starts off with a bang and will leave readers on the edge of their seats until the very end."? School Library Journal Big and sweeping, spanning the refined palaces of Osfrid to the gold dust and untamed forests of Adoria, The Glittering Court tells the story of Adelaide, an Osfridian countess who poses as her servant to escape an arranged marriage and start a new life in Adoria, the New World. But to do that, she must join the Glittering Court. Both a school and a business venture, the Glittering Court is designed to transform impoverished girls into upper-class ladies who appear destined for powerful and wealthy marriages in the New World. Adelaide naturally excels in her training and even makes a few friends: the fiery former laundress Tamsin and the beautiful Sirminican refugee Mira. She manages to keep her true identity hidden from all but one: the intriguing Cedric Thorn, son of the wealthy proprietor of the Glittering Court. When Adelaide discovers that Cedric is hiding a dangerous secret of his own, together, they hatch a scheme to make the best of Adelaide's deception. Complications soon arise?first, as they cross the treacherous seas from Osfrid to Adoria, and later, when Adelaide catches the attention of a powerful governor. But no complication will prove quite as daunting as the potent attraction simmering between Adelaide and Cedric. An attraction that, if acted on, would scandalize the Glittering Court and make them both outcasts in wild, vastly uncharted lands. ... From the Hardcover edition.
Audience HL 750 Lexile.
HL750L Lexile
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR UG 5.4 20 182538
Accelerated Reader UG 5.4 20 182538
Summary In order to escape an arranged marriage, Adelaide, an Osfridian countess, poses as her servant to start a new life in Adoria, the New World.
Subject Social classes -- Fiction.
Impersonation -- Fiction.
Fantasy.
Arranged marriage -- Fiction.
Runaway women -- Fiction.
Nobility -- Juvenile fiction.
Family secrets -- Juvenile fiction.
Interpersonal relations in adolescence -- Juvenile fiction.
Young adult fiction.
Arranged marriage -- Fiction.
Runaways -- Fiction.
Nobility -- Fiction.
Family secrets -- Fiction.
Interpersonal relations -- Fiction.
Genre Electronic books.
Fantasy fiction.
Young adult fiction.
Romance fiction.
Other Form: Electronic reproduction of (manifestation): Mead, Richelle. Glittering court [New York, New York] : Razorbill, an imprint of Penguin Random House, [2016] 9781595148414 (NjBwBT)bl2016012693 (OCoLC)927378592
ISBN 9780698405998 : $32.97
0698405994 : $32.97
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