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Finnikin of the Rock (MP3 CD)

By Melina Marchetta, Jeffrey Cummings (Performed by)
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2008 Printz Award Winner Melina Marchetta crafts an epic fantasy of ancient magic, exile, feudal intrigue, and romance that rivets from the very beginning.

Finnikin was only a child during the five days of the unspeakable, when the royal family of Lumatere were brutally murdered, and an imposter seized the throne. Now a curse binds all who remain inside Lumatere's walls, and those who escaped roam the surrounding lands as exiles, persecuted and despairing, dying by the thousands in fever camps. In a narrative crackling with the tension of an imminent storm, Finnikin, now on the cusp of manhood, is compelled to join forces with an arrogant and enigmatic young novice named Evanjalin, who claims that her dark dreams will lead the exiles to a surviving royal child and a way to pierce the cursed barrier and regain the land of Lumatere. But Evanjalin's unpredictable behavior suggests that she is not what she seems and the startling truth will test Finnikin's faith not only in her, but in all he knows to be true about himself and his destiny.

About the Author

Melina Marchetta lives in Sydney. She is also the author of the award-winning novels Saving Francesca, Looking For Alibrandi, and Finnikin of the Rock. Looking For Alibrandi was released as a major Australian film.

Jeffrey Cummings is Director of the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health in Nevada, Ohio and Florida, USA.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781441888723
ISBN-10: 1441888721
Publisher: Candlewick on Brilliance Audio
Publication Date: September 28th, 2010
Language: English
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