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The false princess [electronic resource]. Eilis O'Neal.

O'Neal, Eilis. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781606842423 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2011.

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Summary, etc.: Princess and heir to the throne of Thorvaldor, Nalia's led a privileged life at court. But everything changes when it's revealed, just after her sixteenth birthday, that she is a false princess, a stand-in for the real Nalia, who has been hidden away for her protection. Cast out with little more than the clothes on her back, the girl now called Sinda must leave behind the city of Vivaskari, her best friend, Keirnan, and the only life she's ever known.Sinda is sent to live with her only surviving relative, an aunt who is a dyer in a distant village. She is a cold, scornful woman with little patience for her newfound niece, and Sinda proves inept at even the simplest tasks. But when Sinda discovers that magic runs through her veins - long-suppressed, dangerous magic that she must learn to control - she realizes that she can never learn to be a simple village girl.Returning to Vivaskari for answers, Sinda finds her purpose as a wizard scribe, rediscovers the boy...
Target Audience Note: Text Difficulty 4
MG/Middle grades (4th-8th)
860 Lexile.
5.8 ATOS Level
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. Minneapolis : EgmontUSA, 2011. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 2099 KB).
Subject: Young Adult Fiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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