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Deerskin [electronic resource]. Robin McKinley.

McKinley, Robin. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781497673670 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: New York : Open Road Media Sci-Fi & Fantasy, 2014.

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Summary, etc.: The story of Princess Lissar, who flees her father's wrath and is granted an unexpected new life Princess Lissla Lissar is the only child of the king and his queen, who was the most beautiful woman in seven kingdoms. Everyone loved the splendid king and his matchless queen so much that no one had any attention to spare for the princess, who grew up in seclusion, listening to the tales her nursemaid told about her magnificent parents. But the queen takes ill of a mysterious wasting disease and on her deathbed extracts a strange promise from her husband: "I want you to promise me . . . you will only marry someone as beautiful as I was." The king is crazy with grief at her loss, and slow to regain both his wits and his strength. But on Lissar's seventeenth birthday, two years after the queen's death, there is a grand ball, and everyone present looks at the princess in astonishment and whispers to their neighbors, How like her mother she is! On the...
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Subject: Fiction.
Fantasy.
Genre: Electronic books.

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