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The bone season

Author: Samantha Shannon
Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury, 2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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For the past two hundred years the Scion government has led an oppressive campaign against unnaturalness in London. Clairvoyance in all its forms has been decreed a criminal offence, and those who practise it viciously punished. Forced underground, a clairvoyant underworld has developed, combating persecution and evading capture. Paige Mahoney, a powerful dreamwalker operating in the Seven Dials district of London,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fantasy fiction
Fiction
Steampunk fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Shannon, Samantha, 1991-
Bone season.
New York : Bloomsbury, 2013
(DLC) 2012038358
(OCoLC)814301490
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Samantha Shannon
ISBN: 9781620401408 1620401401 9781408836446 1408836440
OCLC Number: 856530036
Description: 1 online resource (366 pages) : illustrations, map
Contents: Cover; Dedication; By the Same Author; Title Page; Contents; Epigraph; The Seven Orders of Clairvoyance; Map of The Penal Colony of Sheol I; The Seven Seals; The Bone Season; 1. The Curse; 2. The Liar; 3. Confined; 4. A Lecture upon the Shadow; 5. The Indifferent; 6. Community; 7. The Bait; 8. Of my Name; 9. Variety; 10. The Message; 11. Of Weeping; 12. A Fever; 13. His Picture; 14. The Sun Rising; 15. Fall of a Wall; 16. The Undertaking; 17. The Will; 18. The Good Morrow; 19. The Blossom; 20. A Little World; 21. A Burnt Ship; 22. The Triple Fool; 23. Antiquary; 24. The Dream. 25. The Dissolution26. Change; 27. The Anniversary; 28. The Prohibition; 29. His Parting from Her; The Pale Dreamer; 1. The Grisly Case of Anne Naylor; 2. Follow the Money; 3. Exit, Pursued by a Poltergeist; 4. No Rest for the Damned; Epilogue; Glossary; Acknowledgements; A Note on the Author; Also by Samantha Shannon; Copyright Page.
Responsibility: Samantha Shannon.

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For the past two hundred years the Scion government has led an oppressive campaign against unnaturalness in London. Clairvoyance in all its forms has been decreed a criminal offence, and those who practise it viciously punished. Forced underground, a clairvoyant underworld has developed, combating persecution and evading capture. Paige Mahoney, a powerful dreamwalker operating in the Seven Dials district of London, leads a double life, using her unnaturalness illegally while hiding her gift from her father, who works for the Scion regime ...

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Truly extraordinary and thrilling * Andy Serkis * A new breed of women authors are claiming fantasy for their own. Leading the charge is Samantha Shannon * Harper's Bazaar * A dark and exquisitely Read more...

 
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