The Resource The sin eater's daughter, Melinda Salisbury, (electronic resource)

The sin eater's daughter, Melinda Salisbury, (electronic resource)

Label
The sin eater's daughter
Title
The sin eater's daughter
Statement of responsibility
Melinda Salisbury
Title variation
Sin Eaters daughter
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A startling, seductive, deliciously dark debut that will shatter your definition of YA fantasy. Sixteen-year-old Twylla lives in the castle. But although she's engaged to the prince, no one speaks to her. No one even looks at her. Because Twylla isn't a member of the court. She's the executioner. As the goddess-embodied, Twylla kills with a single touch. So each week, she's taken to the prison and forced to lay her hands on those accused of treason. No one will ever love her. Who could care for a girl with murder in her veins? Even the prince, whose royal blood supposedly makes him immune to her touch, avoids her.But then a new guard arrives, a boy whose playful smile belies his deadly swordsmanship. And unlike the others, he's able to look past Twylla's executioner robes and see the girl, not the goddess. Yet a treasonous romance is the least of Twylla's problems. The queen has a plan to destroy her enemies-a plan that requires an unthinkable sacrifice. Will Twylla do what it takes to protect her kingdom? Or will she abandon her duty in favor of a doomed love?
Member of
Summary
For four years sixteen-year-old Twylla has lived in the castle of Lormere, the goddess-embodied, whose touch can poison and kill, and hence the Queen's executioner--but when Prince Merek, her betrothed, who is immune to her touch returns to the kingdom she finds herself caught up in palace intrigues, unsure if she can trust him or the bodyguard who claims to love her
Storyline
Character
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10394708
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Salisbury, Melinda
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
790
Literary form
fiction
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
PerformerNote
Narrated by Amy Shiels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Shiels, Amy
  • hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Sin Eater's daughter
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gods and goddesses
  • Executions and executioners
  • Intrigue
  • Poisons
  • Princes
  • Rulers
  • Bodyguards
  • Love triangles
  • Imaginary kingdoms
  • Seventeen-year-old girls
  • Teenage girls
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The sin eater's daughter, Melinda Salisbury, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT11285391
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (9hr., 05 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780545857734
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11285391
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unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The sin eater's daughter, Melinda Salisbury, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT11285391
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (9hr., 05 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780545857734
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11285391
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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