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The Crescent Stone /

by Mikalatos, Matt [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Mikalatos, Matt. Sunlit lands: 1.Publisher: Carol Stream, Illinois : Wander, an imprint Tyndale House Publishers, Inc., [2018]Description: xiv, 424 pages ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9781496431707; 1496431707.Subject(s): Sick -- Juvenile fiction | Magic -- Juvenile fiction | Sick -- Fiction | Friendship -- Fiction | Magic -- Fiction | Lungs -- Diseases -- Fiction | Truth -- Fiction | Fantasy | Sick -- Fiction | Friendship -- Fiction | Magic -- Fiction | YOUNG ADULT FICTION -- Fantasy -- Contemporary | YOUNG ADULT FICTION -- Fantasy -- Epic | YOUNG ADULT FICTION -- Social Themes -- Prejudice & Racism | Young adult fiction | Fantasy fiction | Fiction | Fantasy fiction | Young Adult fictionSummary: When Madeline, a teen with terminal lung disease, accepts healing in exchange for a year of service in the Sunlit Lands, she and her friend Jason enjoy being privileged members of Elenil society, until they learn that magic carries a high price.Summary: Madeline Oliver would give anything just to breathe. A tragedy has left Jason Wu guilt-stricken, and now he promises to tell only the truth. Then a mysterious stranger named Hanali appears to Madeline and offers to heal her in exchange for one year of service to his people in the Sunlit Lands. Now Madeline and Jason have been swept into a strange land where their decisions carry consequences that reach farther than they could ever guess. -- adapted from jacket.
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"For Narnia fans who enjoy heavy snark, this is a must-read." --Kirkus Reviews"A compelling fantasy world with humor and heart." --Gene Luen Yang, author of American Born Chinese and Boxers & Saints "With the rich characterization of John Green and the magical escapism of Narnia, this book is a must read for all fantasy fans!" --Lorie Langdon, author of Olivia Twist and the Doon series A girl with a deadly lung disease . . .A boy with a tragic past . . .A land where the sun never sets but darkness still creeps in . . .Madeline Oliver has never wanted for anything, but now she would give anything just to breathe. Jason Wu skates through life on jokes, but when a tragedy leaves him guilt-stricken, he promises to tell only the truth, no matter the price. When a mysterious stranger named Hanali appears to Madeline and offers to heal her in exchange for one year of service to his people, Madeline and Jason are swept into a strange land where they don't know the rules and where their decisions carry consequences that reach farther than they could ever guess.

When Madeline, a teen with terminal lung disease, accepts healing in exchange for a year of service in the Sunlit Lands, she and her friend Jason enjoy being privileged members of Elenil society, until they learn that magic carries a high price.

Madeline Oliver would give anything just to breathe. A tragedy has left Jason Wu guilt-stricken, and now he promises to tell only the truth. Then a mysterious stranger named Hanali appears to Madeline and offers to heal her in exchange for one year of service to his people in the Sunlit Lands. Now Madeline and Jason have been swept into a strange land where their decisions carry consequences that reach farther than they could ever guess. -- adapted from jacket.

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