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  • 9 of 14 copies available at BC Interlibrary Connect.
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Fort Nelson Public Library.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Fort Nelson Public Library FIC WIL (Text) 35246000975753 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
Castlegar Public Library FIC WIL (Text) 35146002132363 Fiction Volume hold Checked out 2019-08-02
Creston Public Library SF WIL (Text) 35140100047037 New Books Display Volume hold Available -
Mackenzie Public Library WIL (Text) 35192000399885 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
Nelson Public Library SF WIL (Text) 3514830030484 Science Fiction/Fantasy Volume hold Available -
Prince Rupert Library Wils (Text) 33294002047173 Adult Fiction - Second Floor Volume hold Available -
Terrace Public Library WIL (Text) 35151001083344 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
100 Mile House Branch WIL (Text) 33923006079341 Fantasy Volume hold Available -
Gibsons Public Library SF FIC WILS (Text) 30886001063482 Adult speculative fic hardcover Volume hold Checked out 2019-08-06
Grand Forks SF WIL (Text) 35142002670585 Science Fiction Volume hold Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780802129031
  • ISBN: 080212903X
  • Physical Description: 403 pages : maps ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Grove Press, 2019.

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General Note:
Map on endpapers.
Summary, etc.:
"G. Willow Wilson's debut novel Alif the Unseen was an NPR and Washington Post Best Book of the Year, and it established her as a vital American Muslim literary voice. Now she delivers The Bird King, a stunning new novel that tells the story of Fatima, a concubine in the royal court of Granada, the last emirate of Muslim Spain, and her dearest friend Hassan, the palace mapmaker. Hassan has a secret - he can draw maps of places he's never seen and bend the shape of reality. When representatives of the newly formed Spanish monarchy arrive to negotiate the sultan's surrender, Fatima befriends one of the women, not realizing that she will see Hassan's gift as sorcery and a threat to Christian Spanish rule. With their freedoms at stake, what will Fatima risk to save Hassan and escape the palace walls? As Fatima and Hassan traverse Spain with the help of a clever jinn to find safety, The Bird King asks us to consider what love is and the price of freedom at a time when the West and the Muslim world were not yet separate."--Provided by the publisher.
Subject: Cartographers > Fiction.
Inquisition > Spain > Fiction.
Voyages and travels > Fiction.
Spain > History > 711-1516 > Fiction.
Genre: Fantasy fiction.

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