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Shadow Spinner

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Shadow Spinner

Illustrated By  Dave Kramer , Susan Fletcher
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Every night, Shahrazad begins a story. And every morning, the Sultan lets her live another day -- providing the story is interesting enough to capture his attention. After almost one thousand nights, Shahrazad is running out of tales. And that is how Marjan's story begins....
It falls to Marjan to help Shahrazad find new stories -- ones the Sultan has never heard before. To do that, the girl is forced to undertake a dangerous and forbidden mission: sneak from the harem and travel the city, pulling tales from strangers and bringing them back to Shahrazad. But as she searches the city, a wonderful thing happens. From a quiet spinner of tales, Marjan suddenly becomes the center of a more surprising story than she ever could have imagined.

Susan Fletcher is the acclaimed author of Journey of the Pale Bear; as well as the Dragon Chronicles, composed of Dragon’s MilkFlight of the Dragon KynSign of the Dove, and Ancient, Strange, and Lovely; and the award-winning Alphabet of DreamsShadow SpinnerWalk Across the Sea, and Falcon in the Glass. Ms. Fletcher lives in Bryan, Texas. Visit her at Susan Fletcher.com.

ISBN: 9780689830518

ISBN-10: 9780689830518

Publisher: Atheneum Books for Young Readers

Publication Date: 11/01/1999 - 12:00am

On Sale: 11/01/1999 - 12:00am

Pages: 224

Language: English

Categories

Juvenile Fiction / Fairy Tales & Folklore / Country & Ethnic

Juvenile Fiction / Legends, Myths, Fables