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Author Vyleta, Dan, author.

Title Smoke : a novel / Dan Vyleta.

Publication Info. New York : Doubleday, [2016]
©2016

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Fiction    VYLETA,DAN    Available
 GDL Pacific Park Library Fiction    VYLETA,DAN    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Fiction.
Edition First edition.
Description xii, 431 pages ; 25 cm
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Summary In an alternate England, where people who are wicked in thought or deed are marked by the Smoke that pours from their bodies, Thomas, Charlie, and Livia notice that some people appear to be able to lie without triggering Smoke. As they dig deeper, they discover teachers who have mysterious ties to warring political factions, a sumptuous estate which hides attic rooms and laboratories, revolutionaries who are fighting against a secret police force. They begin to suspect that everything they have been taught about Smoke is a lie; but if that is a lie, what else about their world is lies? What is their place in the struggle between faith and reason, between good and evil? And who can they trust?
Subject Good and evil -- Fiction.
Social conflict -- Fiction.
Life change events -- Fiction.
Boarding schools -- Fiction.
Triangles (Interpersonal relations) -- Fiction.
Imaginary societies -- Fiction.
Aristocracy (Social class) -- England -- Fiction.
London (England), setting.
Genre/Form Alternative histories (Fiction).
Dystopian fiction.
Fantasy fiction.
Historical fiction.
ISBN 9780385540162 (hardcover)
0385540167 (hardcover)

 
    
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