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Midwinter blood

Seven stories of passion and love separated by centuries but mysteriously intertwined'this is a tale of horror and beauty, tenderness and sacrifice. An archaeologist who unearths a mysterious artifact, an airman who finds himself far from home, a painter, a ghost, a vampire, and a Viking: the seven stories in this compelling novel all take place on the remote Scandinavian island of Blessed where a curiously powerful plant that resembles a dragon grows. What binds these stories together' What secrets lurk beneath the surface of this idyllic countryside' And what might be powerful enough to break the cycle of midwinterblood' From award-winning author Marcus Sedgwick comes a book about passion and preservation and ultimately an exploration of the bounds of love. A Publishers Weekly Best Children's Book of 2013 A Kirkus Reviews Best Teen Book of 2013.

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  • "Seven stories of passion and love separated by centuries but mysteriously intertwined'this is a tale of horror and beauty, tenderness and sacrifice. An archaeologist who unearths a mysterious artifact, an airman who finds himself far from home, a painter, a ghost, a vampire, and a Viking: the seven stories in this compelling novel all take place on the remote Scandinavian island of Blessed where a curiously powerful plant that resembles a dragon grows. What binds these stories together' What secrets lurk beneath the surface of this idyllic countryside' And what might be powerful enough to break the cycle of midwinterblood' From award-winning author Marcus Sedgwick comes a book about passion and preservation and ultimately an exploration of the bounds of love. A Publishers Weekly Best Children's Book of 2013 A Kirkus Reviews Best Teen Book of 2013."@en
  • "Seven linked vignettes unfold on a Scandinavian island inhabited--throughout various time periods--by Vikings, vampires, ghosts, and a curiously powerful plant."@en
  • "Eric und Merle lernen sich auf der abgelegenen Insel Blessed kennen, aber fast scheint es beiden, als wären sie alte Bekannte. Sind sie sich früher schon einmal begegnet? Marcus Sedgwick entführt uns auf eine Reise in die Vergangenheit durch sieben Zeitalter, und immer wieder treffen wir in jeder Epoche auf Eric und Merle, doch mal sehen wir sie als Mutter und Sohn, mal als alter Mann und Kind, dann als Geschwister, und schliesslich begegnen wir ihnen wieder als Paar. Was verbindet diese zwei Menschen über den Tod hinaus? Was führt sie in jedem neuen Leben, in jedem neuen Zeitalter wieder zusammen? Marcus Sedgwick, geboren 1968, lebt in Sussex, England, und war Buchhändler und Verlagslektor, bevor er sich aufs Schreiben verlegte. Seit 1994 verfasst er in der Hauptsache Jugendromane. Seine Bücher sind im Mutterland des Schauerromans Bestseller."
  • "On the remote Scandinavian island of Blessed, a curiously powerful plant that resembles a dragon grows. What secrets lurk beneath the surface of this idyllic countryside? And what might be powerful enough to break the cycle of midwinterblood? We travel from 2073 to the age of the Vikings and back to Time Unknown, as we meet an archaeologist, a painter, a ghost, a vampire, and are carried on a current of cursed love and reincarnation."
  • "On the remote Scandinavian island of Blessed, a curiously powerful plant that resembles a dragon grows. What secrets lurk beneath the surface of this idyllic countryside? And what might be powerful enough to break the cycle of midwinterblood? We travel from 2073 to the age of the Vikings and back to Time Unknown, as we meet an archaeologist, a painter, a ghost, a vampire, and are carried on a current of cursed love and reincarnation."@en
  • "Seven stories of passion and love separated by centuries but mysteriously intertwined?this is?a tale of horror and beauty, tenderness and sacrifice. An archaeologist who unearths a mysterious artifact, an airman who finds himself far from home, a painter, a ghost, a vampire, and a Viking: the seven stories in this compelling novel?all take place on the remote Scandinavian island of Blessed where a curiously powerful plant that resembles a dragon grows. What binds these stories together? What secrets lurk beneath the surface of this idyllic countryside? And what might be powerful enough to break the cycle of midwinterblood??From award-winning author Marcus Sedgwick comes a book about passion and preservation and ultimately an exploration of the bounds of love. A -- Kirkus Reviews."@en
  • "Als journalist Eric Seven in 2073 op een afgelegen eiland de vrouw Merle ontmoet, heeft hij het gevoel dat hij haar uit een vorig leven kent. Vanaf ca. 15 jaar."
  • "Als een journalist in 2073 op een afgelegen eiland een vrouw ontmoet, heeft hij het gevoel dat hij haar uit een vorig leven kent."
  • "In 2073 on the secretive island of Blessed, where rumour has it that no one ages and no children are born, a visiting journalist and a young local woman are ritually slain. Their deaths echo a moment ten centuries before, when, in the dark of the moon, a King and his Queen ware tragically torn apart. Their souls have searched to be reunited."
  • ""Seven linked vignettes unfold on a Scandinavian island inhabited--throughout various time periods--by Vikings, vampires, ghosts, and a curiously powerful plant"--Provided by publisher."
  • ""Seven linked vignettes unfold on a Scandinavian island inhabited--throughout various time periods--by Vikings, vampires, ghosts, and a curiously powerful plant"--Provided by publisher."@en

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  • "Young adult works"
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  • "History"
  • "History"@en
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  • "Fiction"@en
  • "Fiction"
  • "Fantasy fiction"
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  • "Young adult fiction"
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  • "Paranormal romance stories"
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  • "Juvenile works"
  • "Michael L. Printz book award: Winner"
  • "Jugendbücher ab 12 Jahre"
  • "Michael L. Printz book award: Winner"@en

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  • "Sieben Monde"
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  • "Sieben Monde : [Roman]"