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Tales from the Hinterland / Althea Proserpine ; collected by Melissa Albert ; illustrated by Jim Tierney.

Albert, Melissa, (author.). Proserpine, Althea, (author.). Tierney, Jim, (illustrator.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library.

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Location Call Number Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Homer Public Library YA ALB HAZEL_WOOD V.2.5 000161640 Teen Corner -- New Place on copy / volume Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781250302724
  • ISBN: 1250302722
  • ISBN: 9781250798961
  • ISBN: 1250798965
  • Physical Description: 223 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: First U.S. edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Flatiron Books, 2021.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
The door that wasn't there -- Hansa the traveler -- The clockwork bride -- Jenny and the night women -- The skinned maiden -- Alice-three-times -- The house under the stairwell -- Ilsa waits -- The sea cellar -- Mother and the dagger -- Twice-killed Katherine -- Death and the woodwife.
Summary, etc.:
In this companion book to "The Hazel Wood" and "The Night Country," the author presents a collection of dark fairy tales by Alice's reclusive grandmother Althea Proserpine.
Journey into the Hinterland, a brutal and beautiful world. Among those you'll meet are a young woman who spends a night with Death; brides wed to a mysterious house in the trees; and an enchantress who is killed twice and still lives. -- adapted from back cover.
Subject: Fairy tales > United States.
Magic > Fiction.
Fairy tales.
Short stories.
JUVENILE FICTION / General.
Magic.
Fairy tales.
Fairy tales > United States.
Fairy tales.
Short stories.
United States.
Genre: Young adult works.
Short stories.
Fiction.
Fantasy fiction.
Fairy tales.
Young adult fiction.
Fairy tales.
Short stories.
Short stories.
Fantasy fiction.
Fairy tales.