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Girls made of snow and glass, Melissa Bashardoust

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Girls made of snow and glass
Title
Girls made of snow and glass
Statement of responsibility
Melissa Bashardoust
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Frozen meets The Bloody Chamber in this feminist fantasy reimagining of the Snow White fairytale At sixteen, Mina's mother is dead, her magician father is vicious, and her silent heart has never beat with love for anyone--has never beat at all, in fact, but she'd always thought that fact normal. She never guessed that her father cut out her heart and replaced it with one of glass. When she moves to Whitespring Castle and sees its king for the first time, Mina forms a plan: win the king's heart with her beauty, become queen, and finally know love. The only catch is that she'll have to become a stepmother. Fifteen-year-old Lynet looks just like her late mother, and one day she discovers why: a magician created her out of snow in the dead queen's image, at her father's order. But despite being the dead queen made flesh, Lynet would rather be like her fierce and regal stepmother, Mina. She gets her wish when her father makes Lynet queen of the southern territories, displacing Mina. Now Mina is starting to look at Lynet with something like hatred, and Lynet must decide what to do--and who to be--to win back the only mother she's ever known...or else defeat her once and for all. Entwining the stories of both Lynet and Mina in the past and present, Girls Made of Snow and Glass traces the relationship of two young women doomed to be rivals from the start. Only one can win all, while the other must lose everything--unless both can find a way to reshape themselves and their story"--
Member of
Summary
A feminist fantasy reimagining of "Snow White" relates the past and present experiences of a magician's daughter-turned-heartless queen and her beautiful rival stepdaughter
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Character
Award
Amelia Bloomer List, 2018.
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http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10560832
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
920
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 8
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Girls made of snow and glass, Melissa Bashardoust
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.
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
375 pages
Isbn
9781250077738
Lccn
2017022388
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)961001872
Label
Girls made of snow and glass, Melissa Bashardoust
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
375 pages
Isbn
9781250077738
Lccn
2017022388
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)961001872

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