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Singing the Dogstar Blues, Goodman, Alison

Singing the Dogstar Blues

Authors: Goodman, Alison
Publisher: Penguin Young Readers Group
BISAC/Subject: YAF001000, YAF019000, YAF022000
ISBN: 9781101601273, Related ISBNs: 014240246X, 0142416428, 0670036102, 1101601272, 9780142402467
Classification: Non-Fiction
Number of pages: 272
Audience: Young adult
Synopsis: Alison Goodman's first novel - in a very special new edition!

Seventeen-year-old Joss is a rebel, and a student of time travel at the prestigious Centre for Neo-Historical Studies. This year, for the first time, the Centre has an alien student: Mavkel, from the planet Choria. And Mavkel has chosen Joss, of all people, as his roommate and study partner. Then Mavkel gets sick. Joss quickly realizes that his will to live is draining away. The only way she can help Mavkel is by breaking the Centre's strictest rules - and that means going back in time to change history. This new Firebird edition of Alison Goodman's acclaimed first genre-bending adventure features a short story about Joss and Mav's after-book adventures, originally published in Firebirds Rising.

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