City of death

by Yep, Laurence, 1948-

Format: Print Book 2013
Availability: Available at 5 Libraries 5 of 5 copies
Available (5)
Location Collection Call #
CLP - Squirrel Hill Children's Fiction Collection j FICTION Yep
Location  CLP - Squirrel Hill
 
Collection  Children's Fiction Collection
 
Call Number  j FICTION Yep
 
 
Green Tree Public Library Children's JF YEP
Location  Green Tree Public Library
 
Collection  Children's
 
Call Number  JF YEP
 
 
Mt. Lebanon Public Library Children's Fiction j YEP LAURENCE
Location  Mt. Lebanon Public Library
 
Collection  Children's Fiction
 
Call Number  j YEP LAURENCE
 
 
Northland Public Library Children's Fiction J FIC YEP
Location  Northland Public Library
 
Collection  Children's Fiction
 
Call Number  J FIC YEP
 
 
Sewickley Public Library Juvenile Fiction J F YEP
Location  Sewickley Public Library
 
Collection  Juvenile Fiction
 
Call Number  J F YEP
 
 
Summary

Two-time Newbery Honor Award-winning author Laurence Yep brings his epic City Trilogy to an action-packed and heart-pounding conclusion

Scirye and her loyal companions chase the villainous Mr. Roland for a final showdown at Riye Srukalleyis, the City of Death, located in the heart of the Kushan Empire, along the Silk Road. There, they reunite with old friends, meet new allies, and confront an even more dangerous foe....

This is the thrilling conclusion to the trilogy that began with City of Fire and City of Ice by esteemed storyteller Laurence Yep, who has been one of the preeminent Asian-American authors for children for the past forty years.

Published Reviews
Booklist Review: "Scirye and friends have one final opportunity to stop megalomaniac Roland from using magic weapons to conquer the world, but they are imprisoned by corrupt officials in Scirye's hometown and may miss their chance. Yep deftly drops backstory nuggets throughout this concluding volume of the City Trilogy, so new readers can enjoy the nonstop action and entertaining Silk Road history along with returning fans. There are some didactic moments as Yep ties up many loose ends, but overall this is a strong close to a rousing adventure. Bonus: The whole trilogy makes for an excellent read-aloud.--Welch, Cindy Copyright 2010 Booklist"
From Booklist, Copyright (c) American Library Association. Used with permission.
Additional Information
Series Yep, Laurence, 1948- City trilogy ; 3.
Subjects Magic -- Juvenile fiction.
Dragons -- Juvenile fiction.
Fantasy.
Magic -- Fiction.
Dragons -- Fiction.
Silk Road -- Juvenile fiction.
Asia, Central -- Juvenile fiction.
Silk Road -- Fiction.
Asia, Central -- Fiction.
Fantasy fiction.
Publisher New York :Tom Doherty Associates,2013
Edition 1st ed.
Language English
Notes "Starscape."
Includes reader's guide.
Description 381 pages ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN 9780765319265 (hbk.)
0765319268 (hbk.)
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