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Gifts

(2004)
(The first book in the Chronicles of the Western Shore series)
A novel by

 
 
In the Uplands, people have magical and fearsome gifts. Orrec, a boy growing into his powers, can destroy any living thing with simply a glance. But he refuses to use his ability, and wears a blindfold to protect others from his devastating gaze. This allegorical coming-of-age tale shows that power can be cruel.

Genre: Young Adult Fantasy

Praise for this book

"At all times a storyteller par excellence." - Michael Moorcock


Used availability for Ursula K Le Guin's Gifts

Hardback Editions

April 2008 : USA Library Binding
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Title: Gifts (Annals of the Western Shore)
Author(s): Ursula K Le Guin
ISBN: 1-4352-5753-7 / 978-1-4352-5753-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Paw Prints 2008-04-18
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April 2006 : USA Library Binding
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Title: Gifts (Annals of the Western Shore)
Author(s): Ursula K Le Guin
ISBN: 0-7569-7013-X / 978-0-7569-7013-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Perfection Learning
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April 2006 : USA Library Binding
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Title: Gifts (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)
Author(s): Ursula K Le Guin
ISBN: 1-4177-3138-9 / 978-1-4177-3138-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Turtleback Books
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October 2004 : UK Hardback
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Title: Gifts
Author(s): Ursula K LeGuin
ISBN: 1-84255-107-8 / 978-1-84255-107-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Gollancz
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September 2004 : USA Hardback
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Title: Gifts
Author(s): Ursula K Le Guin
ISBN: 0-15-205123-6 / 978-0-15-205123-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Harcourt Inc.
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Paperback Editions

March 2006 : USA Paperback
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Title: Gifts (Annals of the Western Shore)
Author(s): Ursula K Le Guin
ISBN: 0-15-205124-4 / 978-0-15-205124-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: HMH Books for Young Readers
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October 2005 : UK Paperback
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Title: Gifts (Annals of the Western Shore)
Author(s): Ursula K Le Guin
ISBN: 1-84255-498-0 / 978-1-84255-498-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Gollancz
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Audio Editions

July 2006 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Gifts: Annals of the Western Shore, Book 1
Author(s): Ursula K Le Guin
Publisher: Recorded Books
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July 2006 : UK Audio edition
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Title: Gifts: Annals of the Western Shore, Book 1
Author(s): Ursula K Le Guin
Publisher: Recorded Books
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2004 : USA Audio Cassette
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Title: Gifts
Author(s): Ursula K Le Guin
ISBN: 1-4193-0860-2 / 978-1-4193-0860-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Recorded Books, LLC.
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2004 : USA Audio CD
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Title: Gifts(unabridged Audio Cd)
Author(s): URSULA K LE GUIN
ISBN: 1-4193-3202-3 / 978-1-4193-3202-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Recorded Books
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Kindle Editions

September 2015 : Australia, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Gifts (Annals of the Western Shore Book 1)
Author(s): Ursula K Le Guin
Publisher: Gateway
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April 2006 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: Gifts (Annals of the Western Shore Book 1)
Author(s): Ursula K Le Guin
Publisher: HMH Books for Young Readers
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA