A great and terrible beauty: The Gemma Doyle Trilogy, Book 1

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It's 1895, and after the suicide of her mother, 16-year-old Gemma Doyle is shipped off from the life she knows in India to Spence, a proper boarding school in England. Lonely, guilt-ridden, and prone to visions of the future that have an uncomfortable habit of coming true, Gemma's reception there is a chilly one. To make things worse, she's been followed by a mysterious young Indian man, a man sent to watch her. But why? What is her destiny? And what will her entanglement with Spence's most powerful girls--and their foray into the spiritual world--lead to?
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9780385732314
9780385730280
9780385901611
9780375890499
9781400086214
9780739344637
9780786265046
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Level 5.1, 14 Points
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700L
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title_display A great and terrible beauty
title_full A Great and Terrible Beauty The Gemma Doyle Trilogy, Book 1, A great and terrible beauty / Libba Bray, A great and terrible beauty [sound recording] / Libba Bray
title_short A great and terrible beauty
title_sub The Gemma Doyle Trilogy, Book 1
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