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Down among the sticks and bones: Wayward Children Series, Book 2

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Seanan McGuire returns to her popular Wayward Children series with Down Among the Sticks and Bones--a truly standalone story suitable for adult and young adult readers of urban fantasy. Down Among the Sticks and Bones book chronicles the lives of two of Every Heart a Doorway's favorite characters before they wind up in the Eleanor West Home for Wayward Children--a place where children who have experienced fantasy adventures can be reintroduced to the "real" world.In Down Among the Sticks and Bones, twin girls Jack and Jill find themselves thrust into a world of monsters and mad scientists, and something they thought they'd never experience: choice.
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Full title down among the sticks and bones
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Last Update 2018-05-23 23:18:59PM
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display_description "Twin sisters Jack and Jill were seventeen when they found their way home and were packed off to Eleanor West's Home for Wayward Children ... Jacqueline was her mother's perfect daughter--polite and quiet, always dressed as a princess. If her mother was sometimes a little strict, it's because crafting the perfect daughter takes discipline. Jillian was her father's perfect daughter--adventurous, thrill-seeking, and a bit of a tom-boy. He really would have preferred a son, but you work with what you've got. They were five when they learned that grown-ups can't be trusted. They were twelve when they walked down the impossible staircase and discovered that the pretense of love can never be enough to prepare you a life filled with magic in a land filled with mad scientists and death and choices."--
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subject_facet Boarding schools -- Fiction, Fantasy fiction, Horror fiction, Magic -- Fiction, Schools -- Fiction, Sisters -- Fiction, Twins -- Fiction
title_display Down among the sticks and bones
title_full Down Among the Sticks and Bones Wayward Children Series, Book 2, Down among the sticks and bones / Seanan McGuire
title_short Down among the sticks and bones
title_sub Wayward Children Series, Book 2
topic_facet Boarding schools, Fantasy, Fiction, Magic, Mythology, Schools, Sisters, Twins