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The assassination of Brangwain Spurge / M.T. Anderson and Eugene Yelchin.

Anderson, M. T., (author.). Yelchin, Eugene, (illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 26 of 34 copies available at NC Cardinal.

Current holds

2 current holds with 34 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Albert Carlton - Cashiers Community Library YA ANDERSON (Text) 39493108425861 Young Adult New Fiction Available -
Alleghany Public Library JF ANDERSON (Text) 30664100291464 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Ashe County Public Library J AND (Text) 50503300340777 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Bunn Branch J/Anderson (Text) 20269826 Juvenile New Fiction Available -
Canton Library J Anderson (Text) 33115007670072 Juvenile New Fiction Available -
Charles H. Stone Memorial Library JF ANDERSON (Text) 30665100370240 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Columbus Library YA F AND (Text) 31250200056796 Young Adult New Fiction Available -
Dunn Public Library YA F And (Text) 33436001665667 Young Adult Fiction Checked out 02/25/2019
East Asheville Library J AND (Text) 0020512006246 Juvenile New Fiction Available -
Enka-Candler Library J AND (Text) 0020511986745 Juvenile New Fiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780763698225
  • ISBN: 0763698229
  • Physical Description: 516 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2018.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"By order of the Order of Clean Hand, this book printed at the Sign of the Flame by Candlewick Press." -- Title page.
Summary, etc.:
"Uptight elfin historian Brangwain Spurge is on a mission: survive being catapulted across the mountains into goblin territory, deliver a priceless peace offering to their mysterious dark lord, and spy on the goblin kingdom -- from which no elf has returned alive in more than a hundred years. Brangwain's host, the goblin archivist Werfel, is delighted to show Brangwain around. They should be the best of friends, but a series of extraordinary double crosses, blunders, and cultural misunderstandings throws these two bumbling scholars into the middle of an international crisis that may spell death for them -- and war for their nations. Witty mixed media illustrations show Brangwain's furtive missives back to the elf kingdom, while Werfel's determinedly unbiased narrative tells an entirely different story." -- From publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 10-14.
Awards Note:
A Junior Library Guild selection (JLG.)
Subject: Elves > Juvenile fiction.
Goblins > Juvenile fiction.
Peace-building > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Spy fiction.
War fiction.
Fantasy fiction.
Science fiction.

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