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Yellowcake
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920L
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Published:
Random House Children's Books 2013
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Adobe EPUB eBook, Kindle Book, OverDrive Read
Street Date:
05/14/2013
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780375989315
ASIN:
B00A9ET4TU
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 6.1, 8 Points
Lexile measure:
920
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APA Citation (style guide)

Margo Lanagan. (2013). Yellowcake. Random House Children's Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Margo Lanagan. 2013. Yellowcake. Random House Children's Books.

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Margo Lanagan, Yellowcake. Random House Children's Books, 2013.

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Margo Lanagan. Yellowcake. Random House Children's Books, 2013. Web.

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The stories range from fantasy and fairy tale to horror and stark reality, and yet what pervades is the sense of humanity. The people of Lanagan's worlds face trials, temptations, and degradations. They swoon and suffer and even kill for love. In a dangerous world, they seek the solace and strength that comes from family and belonging.
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"Haunting, gorgeous, and sometimes painful, Lanagan's stories are unlike anything else in fantasy literature." —Publishers Weekly, starred review
"Lanagan unravels familiar myths and fairy tales, weaving them into unique, sharply resonant forms in this characteristically stunning collection." —Kirkus, starred review
From the Hardcover edition.
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