In An Absent Dream

In An Absent Dream : Wayward Children #4

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This fourth entry tells the origin story of Lundy, a very serious young girl who would rather study and dream than become a respectable housewife and live up to the expectations of the world around her. As well she should. When she finds a doorway to a world founded on logic and reason, riddles and lies, she thinks she's found her paradise. Alas, everything costs at the goblin market, and when her time there is drawing to a close, she makes the kind of bargain that never plays out well. For anyone...
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Product details

  • Hardback | 208 pages
  • 142 x 218 x 27.94mm | 272.16g
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 0765399296
  • 9780765399298
  • 7,399

About Seanan McGuire

Seanan McGuire is the author of the Wayward Children series, the October Daye urban fantasy series, the InCryptid series, and other works. She also writes darker fiction as Mira Grant. Seanan lives in Seattle with her cats, a vast collection of creepy dolls, horror movies, and sufficient books to qualify her as a fire hazard. She was the winner of the 2010 John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer, and in 2013 she became the first person ever to appear five times on the same Hugo ballot.
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21,550 ratings
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4 42% (9,091)
3 17% (3,573)
2 2% (468)
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