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The Hollow People
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Gardners Books
Publication date May 3, 2007
Pages 272
Binding Paperback
Book category Juvenile Fiction
ISBN-13 9781846162251
ISBN-10 1846162254
Dimensions 0.75 by 5.25 by 7.75 in.
Weight 0.65 lbs.
Published in Great Britain
Original list price $9.40
Summaries and Reviews
Dante is a kitchen boy at a sinister institution on Tarnagar. The teachings of Dr Sigmundus hold sway, and everyone has to take ichor when they come of age. No one has dreams after taking ichor. Bea is the daughter of doctors who dreams of a ruined city. When a new inmate arrives, he stops time and opens up a new world for Dante and Bea. description: Product Description: Rare book

Book cover for 9781846162244
from Gardners Books (September 7, 2006)
9781846162244 | details & prices | 208 pages | 5.25 × 8.00 × 1.00 in. | 0.75 lbs | List price $23.50
About: Dante is a kitchen boy at a sinister institution on the island of Tarnagar.
Book cover for 9780440240105 Book cover for 9781846162251
Reprint edition from Alfred a Knopf Inc (August 11, 2009)
9780440240105 | details & prices | 224 pages | 5.00 × 8.25 × 0.50 in. | Rec. grade levels 7-9 | 0.42 lbs | List price $8.99
About: How do you come of age under a mind-controlling dictatorship?
The price comparison is for this edition
from Gardners Books (May 3, 2007)
9781846162251 | details & prices | 272 pages | 5.25 × 7.75 × 0.75 in. | 0.65 lbs | List price $9.40
About: Dante is a kitchen boy at a sinister institution on Tarnagar.
Book cover for 9780375943324
from Alfred a Knopf Inc (September 25, 2007); titled "The Hollow People: The Hollow People"
9780375943324 | details & prices | 240 pages | 5.75 × 8.50 × 0.75 in. | Rec. grade levels 7-9 | 0.75 lbs | List price $19.99
About: On an island that houses the asylum where law-breakers are imprisoned, two teenagers rebel against a rigidly controlled society where dreams are considered antisocial and all citizens over the age of fourteen take a drug to control their behavior.

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