The Resource A torch against the night, Sabaa Tahir, (electronic resource)

A torch against the night, Sabaa Tahir, (electronic resource)

Label
A torch against the night
Title
A torch against the night
Statement of responsibility
Sabaa Tahir
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Contributor
Author
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Language
eng
Summary
THE ASTONISHING SEQUEL TO THE INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER, AN EMBER IN THE ASHES "[An] action-packed, breathlessly paced story."--Booklist, starred review "Even higher stakes than its predecessor... thrilling..."--Publishers Weekly, starred review "Excellent."--Kirkus Reviews "Most Spectacular Sequel"--Entertainment Weekly Summer 2016 Must List. Elias and Laia are running for their lives. Following the events of the Fourth Trial, an army led by Masks hunts the two fugitives as they escape the city of Serra and journey across the vast lands of the Martial Empire. Laia is determined to break into Kauf--the Empire's most secure and dangerous prison--and save her brother, whose knowledge of Serric steel is the key to the Scholars' future. And Elias is determined to stay by Laia's side...even if it means giving up his own chance at freedom. But Elias and Laia will have to fight every step of the way if they're going to outsmart their enemies: the bloodthirsty Emperor Marcus, the merciless Commandant, the sadistic Warden of Kauf, and, most heartbreaking of all, Helene--Elias's former friend and the Empire's newest Blood Shrike. Helene's mission is horrifying, unwanted, and clear: find the traitor Elias Veturius and the Scholar slave who helped him escape...and kill them both. Praise for An Ember in the Ashes: "This novel is a harrowing, haunting reminder of what it means to be human--and how hope might be kindled in the midst of oppression and fear."--The Washington Post "An Ember in the Ashes could launch Sabaa Tahir into JK Rowling territory...It has the addictive quality of The Hunger Games combined with the fantasy of Harry Potter and the brutality of Game of Thrones."--Public Radio International "An Ember in the Ashes glows, burns, and smolders--as beautiful and radiant as it is searing."--Huffington Post "[An Ember in the Ashes] thrusts its readers into a world marred by violence and oppression, yet does so with simple prose that can offer moments of loveliness in its clarity. This complexity makes Ember a worthy novel--and one as brave as its characters."--The New York Times Book Review From the Hardcover edition
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Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tahir, Sabaa
Dewey number
[Fic]
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PZ7.1.T33
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Fiona Hardingham, Steve West and Katharine McEwan
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hardingham, Fiona
  • West, Steve
  • McEwan, Katharine
Series statement
An ember in the ashes series
Series volume
Book 2
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fugitives from justice
  • Prisons
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Man-woman relationships
Target audience
adolescent
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
A torch against the night, Sabaa Tahir, (electronic resource)
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unknown
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unknown
Carrier category
online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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not applicable
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unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn957589390
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (15 hr., 09 min., 47 sec.))
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unknown
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online
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not applicable
Isbn
9780147525048
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unknown
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
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other
Stock number
5A966B69-6931-4CF3-B908-61DCC1DEE381
System control number
(OCoLC)957589390
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
A torch against the night, Sabaa Tahir, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn957589390
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (15 hr., 09 min., 47 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780147525048
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
5A966B69-6931-4CF3-B908-61DCC1DEE381
System control number
(OCoLC)957589390
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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