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A Confusion of Princes

Garth Nix    
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Format: Paperback - C format
Pages: 368
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A Confusion of Princes

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A grand adventure that spans galaxies and lifetimes, A Confusion of Princes is a page-turning thriller, a tender romance, and a powerful exploration of what it means to be human. Bonus Garth Nix short story 'Master Haddad's Holiday' exclusive to the ANZ edition.

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I have died three times, and three times been reborn, though I am not yet twenty in the old earth years by which it is still the fashion to measure time. This is the story of my three deaths, and my life between. My name is Khemri.

Taken from his parents as a child and equipped with biological and technological improvements, Khemri is now an enhanced human being, trained and prepared for the glory of becoming a Prince of the Empire. Not to mention the ultimate glory: should he die, and be deemed worthy, he will be reborn...Which is just as well, because no sooner has Prince Khemri graduated to full Princehood than he learns the terrible truth behind the Empire: there are ten million princes, and all of them want each other dead.

Awards

Short-listed, Aurealis Awards, Science Fiction Novel, 2012
Long-listed, Inky Awards, Gold Inky, 2013


Garth Nix has worked as a bookseller, book sales representative, publicist, editor, marketing consultant and literary agent. More than 5 million copies of his books have been sold around the world and his work has been translated into more than 39 languages. He lives in Sydney with his wife and two children.

ISBN: 9781741758610
Australian Pub.: April 2012
Publisher: Allen & Unwin
Imprint: A & U Children
Subject: Young adult fiction
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