The Dust of 100 Dogs

The Dust of 100 Dogs

by A. S. King

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Overview

The first book from LA Times Book Prize and Printz Honor winner A.S. King—a witty, snarky tale of love and family, revenge and reincarnation, and pirates.

In the late seventeenth century, famed teenage pirate Emer Morrisey was on the cusp of escaping the pirate life with her one true love and unfathomable riches when she was slain and cursed with "the dust of one hundred dogs," dooming her to one hundred lives as a dog before returning to a human body-with her memories intact.
Now she's a contemporary American teenager and all she needs to escape her no-good family and establish a luxurious life of her own is a shovel and a ride to Jamaica...

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780425290576
Publisher: Penguin Young Readers Group
Publication date: 10/03/2017
Edition description: Reissue
Pages: 336
Sales rank: 429,289
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.10(d)
Age Range: 14 - 17 Years

About the Author

A.S. King is the award-winning author of many acclaimed books for young readers. Her novel Dig won the 2020 Michael L. Printz Award, and Ask The Passengers won the 2013 Los Angeles Times Book Prize. The New York Times called her “one of the best YA writers working today.” King lives with her family in Pennsylvania, where she returned after living on a farm and teaching adult literacy in Ireland for more than a decade. www.as-king.com

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