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Swallow's dance / Wendy Orr.

Swallow's dance / Wendy Orr.
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ISBN 9781760297879 (paperback)
Author Orr, Wendy, 1953- author.
Title Swallow's dance / Wendy Orr.
Publisher/Date Crows Nest, NSW : Allen & Unwin, 2018.
Pagination etc. 274 pages : maps ; 20 cm.
Contents note Premier's Reading Challenge: 7-9
Summary Note Leira is starting her initiation as a priestess when her world is turned upside down. A violent earthquake leaves her home in pieces. And the goddess hasn't finished with the island yet. With her family, Leira flees across the sea to Crete, expecting sanctuary. But a volcanic eruption and tsunami throw the entire world into darkness. In the resulting chaos; Leira finds her noble-born privilege reduced to nothing; alone with her injured mother and elderly nurse, Leira's only hope of survival is her own resourcefulness.
Target audience note 9+ years old.
Subject Natural disasters -- Juvenile fiction
Girls -- Juvenile fiction
Survival -- Juvenile fiction
Nobility -- Juvenile fiction
Families -- Juvenile fiction
Bronze age -- Juvenile fiction
Children's stories
Crete (Greece) -- Juvenile fiction
Shelf Location JF ORR
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