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In the Coils of the Snake

Book III -- The Hollow Kingdom Trilogy

The Hollow Kingdom Trilogy (Volume 3) Hollow Kingdom Trilogy (Volume 3)

Clare B. Dunkle

Henry Holt and Co. BYR Paperbacks

Clare Dunkle's acclaimed fantasy trilogy-- now available in paperback
 
For thousands of years, young women have been vanishing from Hallow Hill, never to be seen again. Now Kate and Emily have moved there with no idea of the land's dreadful heritage--until Marak decides to tell them himself. Marak is a powerful magician who claims to be the goblin king, and he has very specific plans for the two new girls who have trespassed into his kingdom . . .

So begins the award-winning Hollow Kingdom Trilogy. Now in paperback, these editions welcome a whole new audience to the magical realm that Newbery Award winner Lloyd Alexander calls "as persuasive as it is remarkable." 

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  Chapter Two
In the short time that Miranda had been in the kingdom, Marak had kept his ward very much to himself, determined that Catspaw would hold her the thrill of the unknown.  Miranda had lived quietly in an apartment on the elves' floor, content with her ongoing studies and Marak's daily visits.  If she had seen almost nothing of Catspaw, she had seen very little else of goblin life, either.
Now the girl found herself propelled to the very center of goblin society.  The new King kept her by his side at every social occasion, and the fascinated monsters thronged
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“Clare Dunkle brings a fresh new voice and a fresh new vision to the high art of fantasy. She creates a world filled with intense excitement, terror, beauty, and love—a world as persuasive as it is remarkable.” —Lloyd Alexander
 
* “A luminously polished fantasy that starts off strong and just gets better. A masterly debut.”—Publishers Weekly, starred review
 
“The impact of Dunkle’s evocative storytelling lingers long after the final page.”—Booklist

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In the Coils of the Snake

Book III -- The Hollow Kingdom Trilogy

The Hollow Kingdom Trilogy

Clare B. Dunkle

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Henry Holt and Co. BYR Paperbacks

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