Tiger moon / by Antonia Michaelis ; translated from the German by Anthea Bell

Author(s): Michaelis, Antonia
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Subjects: Arranged marriage--Juvenile fiction
Storytellers--Juvenile fiction
Brigands and robbers--Juvenile fiction
Tiger--Juvenile fiction
Princesses--Juvenile fiction
India--Juvenile fiction
Young adult fiction
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English, German (translated from)
Audience: Juvenile, Adolescent (14-17 years old), Interest age level: 012-017
Published: New York : Amulet Books, 2008
LC Classification: P, PZ
Physical Description: 453 p. ; 22 cm
Additional Authors: Tr : Bell, Anthea
Notes: LCCN: 2007022823
ISBN: 9780810994812 (hardcover)
ISBN: 081099481X (hardcover)
Contents: Advance warning -- Safia and Raka -- Through air -- The bloodstone -- The night of the rats -- The Indian butcher's stall -- The trunk of the sacred Bodhi tree -- Raka and Lalit -- Through water -- A greeting from the monsoon -- A little white cow -- A copy of himself -- A light as bright as the sun -- Lalit and Raka -- Through fire -- Ashes -- Arrack -- Sand -- Stone -- Lalit and Lagan -- Through love -- Among the rose thorns -- Under the date palm -- The end of the song
Interest age level: 012-017
Summary: Sold to be the eighth wife of a rich and cruel merchant, Safia, also called Raka, tries to escape her fate by telling stories of Farhad the thief, his companion Nitish the white tiger, and their travels across India to retrieve a famous jewel that will save a kidnapped princess from becoming the bride of a demon king
OCLC Number: 152580631
ISBN/ISSN: 9780810994812
081099481X