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Gilded cage, Vic James

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Gilded cage
Title
Gilded cage
Statement of responsibility
Vic James
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Author
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"For readers of Victoria Aveyard and Kiera Cass comes a darkly fantastical debut set in a modern England where magically gifted aristocrats rule--and commoners are doomed to serve. NOT ALL ARE FREE. NOT ALL ARE EQUAL. NOT ALL WILL BE SAVED. Our world belongs to the Equals--aristocrats with magical gifts--and all commoners must serve them for ten years. But behind the gates of England's grandest estate lies a power that could break the world. A girl thirsts for love and knowledge. Abi is a servant to England's most powerful family, but her spirit is free. So when she falls for one of their noble-born sons, Abi faces a terrible choice. Uncovering the family's secrets might win her liberty--but will her heart pay the price? A boy dreams of revolution. Abi's brother, Luke, is enslaved in a brutal factory town. Far from his family and cruelly oppressed, he makes friends whose ideals could cost him everything. Now Luke has discovered there may be a power even greater than magic: revolution. And an aristocrat will remake the world with his dark gifts. He is a shadow in the glittering world of the Equals, with mysterious powers no one else understands. But will he liberate--or destroy?"--
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Summary
Welcome to a world where magic grants you access to all the benefits of wealth and power. This is the story of two families, one from magic and one not. When Abi comes up with a plan to help her family by having them serve one of the most powerful magical families, she thinks it will save them. But when her brother is sent to one of the harshest work camps, the plan seems less likely to keep them alive. Her brother must face the dangers of slavery while Abi and the others will see grandeur and wealth but also see the rotten core that is gilded in gold. -- Suzanne Christensen for LibraryReads
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Tone
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http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10545229
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TXN
Dewey number
823.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Dark gifts trilogy
Series volume
0001
Target audience
adult
Label
Gilded cage, Vic James
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
971129531
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
358 pages
Isbn
9780425284155
Lccn
2016022954
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)971129531
Label
Gilded cage, Vic James
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
971129531
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
358 pages
Isbn
9780425284155
Lccn
2016022954
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)971129531

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