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Razorhurst [electronic resource]. Justine Larbalestier.

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  • ISBN: 9781616955458 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2015.

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Summary, etc.: In the vein of The Diviners and The Petal and the White, Razorhurst reimagines the notorious history of a mob-controlled Sydney--with a paranormal twist.Sydney's deadly Razorhurst neighborhood, 1932. Gloriana Nelson and Mr. Davidson, two ruthless mob bosses, have reached a fragile peace--one maintained by "razor men." Kelpie, orphaned and living on the street, is blessed and cursed with the ability to see Razorhurst's many ghosts, and she sees the cracks already forming. Then Kelpie meets Dymphna Campbell.Dymphna is a legendary beauty and prized moll of Gloriana Nelson. She's earned the nickname "Angel of Death" for the trail of beaus who have died trying to protect her from Mr. Davidson's assassins. Unbeknownst to Kelpie, Dymphna can see ghosts, too, and as Gloriana's hold crumbles one burly henchman at a time, the girls will need one another more than ever.As loyalties shift and betrayal threatens at every turn, Dymphna is...
Target Audience Note: Text Difficulty 3
UG/Upper grades (9th-12)
4.3 ATOS Level
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : Soho Teen, 2015. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 2887 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Young Adult Fiction.
Historical Fiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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