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The Game of Love and Death

(2015)
A novel by

 
Not since THE BOOK THIEF has the character of Death played such an original and affecting part in a book for young people.

Flora and Henry were born a few blocks from each other, innocent of the forces that might keep a white boy and an African American girl apart; years later they meet again and their mutual love of music sparks an even more powerful connection. But what Flora and Henry don't know is that they are pawns in a game played by the eternal adversaries Love and Death, here brilliantly reimagined as two extremely sympathetic and fascinating characters. Can their hearts and their wills overcome not only their earthly circumstances, but forces that have battled throughout history? In the rainy Seattle of the 1920's, romance blooms among the jazz clubs, the mansions of the wealthy, and the shanty towns of the poor. But what is more powerful: love? Or death?

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Hardback Editions

August 2016 : USA Library Binding
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Title: The Game Of Love And Death (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)
Author(s): Martha Brockenbrough
ISBN: 0-606-39122-3 / 978-0-606-39122-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Turtleback Books
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April 2015 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Game of Love and Death
Author(s): Martha Brockenbrough
ISBN: 0-545-66834-4 / 978-0-545-66834-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Arthur A. Levine Books
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Paperback Editions

August 2016 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Game of Love and Death
Author(s): Martha Brockenbrough
ISBN: 0-545-92422-7 / 978-0-545-92422-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
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April 2015 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Game of Love and Death
Author(s): Martha Brockenbrough
ISBN: 1-4071-5954-2 / 978-1-4071-5954-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Scholastic
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Audio Editions

March 2017 : MP3 CD
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Title: The Game of Love and Death
Author(s): Martha Brockenbrough
ISBN: 1-5366-8143-1 / 978-1-5366-8143-7
Publisher: Scholastic on Brilliance Audio
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June 2016 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: The Game of Love and Death
Author(s): Martha Brockenbrough
Publisher: Scholastic Audio
Availability: Amazon CA   


Kindle Editions

April 2015 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: The Game of Love and Death
Author(s): Martha Brockenbrough
Publisher: Arthur A. Levine Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   


April 2015 : Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Game of Love and Death (0)
Author(s): Martha Brockenbrough
Publisher: Scholastic Fiction
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