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The Resource The City We Became

The City We Became

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The City We Became
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The City We Became
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"A glorious fantasy."—Neil GaimanThree-time Hugo Award-winning and New York Times bestselling author N.K. Jemisin crafts her most incredible novel yet, a story of culture, identity, magic, and myths in contemporary New York City.In Manhattan, a young grad student gets off the train and realizes he doesn't remember who he is, where he's from, or even his own name. But he can sense the beating heart of the city, see its history, and feel its power.In the Bronx, a Lenape gallery director discovers strange graffiti scattered throughout the city, so beautiful and powerful it's as if the paint is literally calling to her.In Brooklyn, a politician and mother finds she can hear the songs of her city, pulsing to the beat of her Louboutin heels.And they're not the only ones.Every great city has a soul. Some are ancient as myths, and others are as new and destructive as children. New York? She's got six.For more from N. K. Jemisin, check out:The Inheritance TrilogyThe Hundred Thousand KingdomsThe Broken KingdomsThe Kingdom of GodsThe Inheritance Trilogy (omnibus edition)Shades in Shadow: An Inheritance Triptych (e-only short fiction)The Awakened Kingdom (e-only novella)Dreamblood DuologyThe Killing MoonThe Shadowed SunThe Dreamblood Duology (omnibus)The Broken EarthThe Fifth SeasonThe Obelisk GateThe Stone SkyHow Long 'til Black Future Month? (short story collection)
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Jemisin, N. K
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  • Fantasy
  • Fiction
  • Literature
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The City We Became
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OVERDRIVE:2dcd7e43-2275-44e9-bb2c-395d674b164a
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4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
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electronic
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9780316509862
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optical disk
Label
The City We Became
Publication
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OVERDRIVE:2dcd7e43-2275-44e9-bb2c-395d674b164a
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780316509862
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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