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The Keeping Place
| Fantasy literature, Science Fiction, Post-Apocalyptic fiction|
Isobelle Carmody books, Obernewtyn Chronicles books, Fantasy books
Ashling is the third book in the Obernewtyn series by Isobelle Carmody.
The powerful Misfit Elspeth is sent to Sutrium, the seat of the ruling totalitarian Council, to seal and alliance between the secret community at Obernewtyn and the rebel forces. Yet her journey takes her far beyond the borders of the Land, across the sea into the heart of the mysterious desert region, Sador. There she seeks help to destroy the weaponmachines but before her dark quest can begin, she must learn the truth of her dream: why the Beforetimers destroyed their world...
In 1996, Ashling was shortlisted for "Young Adult Novel" in the Aurealis Award.
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