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Betrayal on Orbis 2 (Paperback)

Author:  P. J. Haarsma
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Format: Paperback
ISBN-10: 0763627100
ISBN-13: 9780763627102
Sku: 205498847
Publish Date: 3/25/2008
Dimensions:  (in Inches) 6H x 9L x 1.25T
Pages:  298
Age Range:  16 to UP
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Sci-fi fans will tear through this new adventure as Johnny Turnbull — first
human softwire — finds more danger and intrigue on the next ring of Orbis.


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This beautiful picture book shares the story of a beautiful Chinese princess who must leave her homeland to marry a foreigner. Although she will miss many things, the most important is the product of the silkworm. She and her maid come up with an inspired plan to bring the wonders of silk to her new homeland. With delightful, detailed illustrations.

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"The delicate descriptive text is so effective at creating the world of the princess that the silk-smuggling becomes secondary to the reason for it; this isn't the account of the spread of a manufacturing technique but a story of a girl preparing to leave home for the unknown." 12/1/2007

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Product attributeBook Format:   Hardcover
Product attributeMinimum Age:   12
Product attributeNumber of Pages:   0298
Product attributePublisher:   Candlewick Press (MA)
Product attributeSeries Part:   02
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