The chosen one: A Novel

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Pub. Date:
2009.
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Thirteen-year-old Kyra has grown up in an isolated polygamous community without questioning her father's three wives and her twenty brothers and sisters. Or at least without questioning them much-if you don't count her secret visits to the Mobile Library on Wheels to read forbidden books, or her meetings with the boy she hopes to choose for herself instead of having a man chosen for her. But when the Prophet decrees that Kyra must marry her 60-year-old uncle-who already has six wives-Kyra must make a desperate choice in the face of violence and her own fears of losing her family.
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ISBN:
9780312555115
9781427218186
Reading Level:
MG+
Level 3.3, 6 Points
Lexile measure:
HL: High-Low 480L
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Grouped Work ID 3246b42e-b1c2-8aae-6835-7a76f3235f6d
Grouping Title chosen one
Grouping Author williams carol lynch
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-09-19 07:51:27AM
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subject_facet Bildungsromans, Cults -- Fiction, Families -- Fiction, Polygamy -- Fiction
title_display The chosen one
title_full The Chosen One A Novel, The chosen one / Carol Lynch Williams
title_short The chosen one
title_sub A Novel
topic_facet Bildungsromans, Cults, Families, Polygamy, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Young Adult Fiction, Young Adult Literature