In the Coils of the Snake

Book III -- The Hollow Kingdom Trilogy

The Hollow Kingdom Trilogy (Volume 3 of 3)

Clare B. Dunkle

Henry Holt and Co. BYR Paperbacks

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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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About the Author

Clare B. Dunkle

Clare B. Dunkle is also the author of By These Ten Bones. A native of north Texas, she and her family currently live in Germany.

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In the Coils of the Snake
Book III -- The Hollow Kingdom Trilogy
Clare B. Dunkle

Trade Paperback

Trade Paperback
Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)
Henry Holt and Co. BYR Paperbacks
December 2006
Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780805081107
ISBN10: 0805081100
Young Adult Fiction
5 1/2 x 8 1/4 inches, 240 pages
Age Range: 11 to 14
Grade Range: 6 to 9
$7.99

Hardcover

Hardcover
Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)
Henry Holt and Co.
October 2005
Hardcover
ISBN: 9780805077476
ISBN10: 0805077472
Young Adult Fiction
6 x 9 inches, 240 pages
Age Range: 11 to 14
Grade Range: 6 to 9
$16.95

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e-Book Agency
Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)
Henry Holt and Co.
December 2006
e-Book Agency
ISBN: 9781466803848
ISBN10: 1466803843
Young Adult Fiction240 pages
Age Range: 11 to 14
Grade Range: 6 to 9
$5.70
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