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Author Albin, Gennifer.

Title Crewel / Gennifer Albin.

Imprint New York, NY : Farrar Straus Giroux, 2012.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons Young Adult Fiction  YA F Albin,G.    ---  Available
Edition First edition.
Description 360 pages ; 22 cm.
Series Crewel world trilogy ; bk. 1
Albin, Gennifer. Crewel world trilogy ; bk. 1.
Summary "What a tangled world she weaves... For generations, Spinsters have been called by Arras Manipulation Services to work the looms and determine what people eat, where they live, how many children they have, and even when they die. Gifted with the rare ability to weave time with matter, Adelice is exactly what the Guild is looking for, and in Arras, being chosen as a Spinster is everything a girl could want. It means privilege, eternal beauty, and being something other than a secretary. It also means the power to embroider the very fabric of life. But once you become a Spinster, there is no turning back. Now caught in a web of lies and intrigue, Adelice must decide who to trust: her kind mentor, Enora; the handsome and mysterious valet Jost; or the charismatic Guild ambassador Cormac Patton. They each have secrets, but Adelice is about to unravel the deadliest one of all, a sinister truth that could destroy reality as she knows it. In a powerful and original debut about a world where the Guild decides everything, one extraordinary girl dares to defy the power of men and the boundaries of love."--From publisher description.
Subject Adelice (Fictitious character : Albin) -- Fiction.
Enora (Fictitious character : Albin) -- Fiction.
Jost (Fictitious character : Albin) -- Fiction.
Patton, Cormac (Fictitious character : Albin) -- Fiction.
Psychic ability -- Fiction.
Sixteen-year-old girls -- Fiction.
Teenage girls -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Science fiction.
ISBN 9780374316419
0374316414

 
    
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