The Jewel and Her Lapidary

Product Number: EB00634629
Released: May 03, 2016
Business Term: 52 Circ / 730 Day
ISBN: #9780765384973
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2016 Nebula Award finalist for Best Novelette From Fran Wilde, the Andre Norton and Compton Crook Award-winning author of Updraft. The kingdom in the Valley has long sheltered under the protection of its Jewels and Lapidaries, the people bound to singing gemstones with the power to reshape hills, move rivers, and warp minds. That power has kept the peace and tranquility, and the kingdom has flourished. Jewel Lin and her Lapidary Sima may be the last to enjoy that peace. The Jeweled Court has been betrayed. As screaming raiders sweep down from the mountains, and Lapidary servants shatter under the pressure, the last princess of the Valley will have to summon up a strength she's never known. If she can assume her royal dignity, and if Sima can master the most dangerous gemstone in the land, they may be able to survive. "The central fantastical idea is pretty cool...?icely written...? suspect the world it's set in might yield more fine stories." - Locus At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.

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Author(s): Fran Wilde
Genre: Fantasy
Awards:2017-Best Novellette-Nominee-The Hugo Award
Original Publish Date: May 03, 2016

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Author(s): Fran Wilde
Narrator(s): Mahvesh Murad
Genre: Fantasy
Product Number Z100125848
Released: Jun 01, 2017
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Macmillan Audio
ISBN: #9781427273901

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