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The Pledge

(2011)
(The first book in the Pledge trilogy series)
A novel by

 
 
In the violent country of Ludania, the language you speak determines what class you are, and there are harsh punishments if you forget your place - looking a member of a higher class in the eye can result in immediate execution. Seventeen-year-old Charlaina (Charlie for short) can understand all languages, a dangerous ability she's been hiding her whole life. Her only place of release is the drug-filled underground club scene, where people go to shake off the oppressive rules of the world they live in. There, she meets a beautiful and mysterious boy who speaks a language she's never heard, and her secret is almost exposed. Through a series of violent upheavals, it becomes clear that Charlie herself is the key to forcing out the oppressive power structure of her kingdom.

Genre: Young Adult Fantasy    Get it on Google Play

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Used availability for Kimberly Derting's The Pledge

Hardback Editions

November 2011 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Pledge (The Pledge Trilogy)
Author(s): Kimberly Derting
ISBN: 1-4424-2201-7 / 978-1-4424-2201-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Paperback Editions

October 2012 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Pledge (The Pledge Trilogy)
Author(s): Kimberly Derting
ISBN: 1-4424-2202-5 / 978-1-4424-2202-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


March 2012 : UK Paperback
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Title: Pledge, The
Author(s): Kimberly Derting
ISBN: 0-7490-1185-8 / 978-0-7490-1185-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: ALLISON & BUSBY
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Audio Editions

May 2016 : MP3 CD
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Title: The Pledge
Author(s): Kimberly Derting
ISBN: 1-5226-0383-2 / 978-1-5226-0383-2
Publisher: Audible Studios on Brilliance Audio
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


December 2011 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: The Pledge
Author(s): Kimberly Derting
Publisher: Audible Studios
Availability: Amazon CA   


December 2011 : UK Audio edition
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Title: The Pledge
Author(s): Kimberly Derting
Publisher: Audible Studios
Availability: Amazon UK   


Kindle Editions

March 2012 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Pledge (The Pledge Trilogy Book 1)
Author(s): Kimberly Derting
Publisher: Allison & Busby
Availability: Amazon UK   


November 2011 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: The Pledge
Author(s): Kimberly Derting
Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA