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The Hostage Prince

(2013)
(The first book in the Seelie Wars series)
A novel by

 
 
Snail and Prince Aspen are unlikely companions. Snail is a midwife's apprentice; Aspen is a prince held hostage to prevent a war. Due to a series of misunderstandings, the two find themselves on the run, having adventure after mishap after scary, fast-paced escape. When they reach Aspen's kingdom, they learn to their horror that their actions have divided the country and plunged it into violence. Every minute counts: it is time for Snail and Aspen to figure out a way to stop the building war - together.  

The Hostage Prince is a fast-paced, funny, exciting fantasy novel for young readers, both male and female. And who better to start tweens on their journey than Jane Yolen ("America's Hans Christian Andersen" - Time) and her son, Adam Stemple!

Genre: Children's Fiction
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Used availability for Jane Yolen's The Hostage Prince

Hardback Editions

June 2013 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Hostage Prince (The Seelie Wars)
Author(s): Jane Yolen, Adam Stemple
ISBN: 0-670-01434-6 / 978-0-670-01434-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Viking Books for Young Readers
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU   


Paperback Editions

June 2014 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Hostage Prince (Seelie Wars)
Author(s): Jane Yolen, Adam Stemple
ISBN: 0-14-242234-7 / 978-0-14-242234-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Puffin Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU   


Kindle Editions

June 2013 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: The Hostage Prince (The Seelie Wars)
Author(s): Jane Yolen, Adam Stemple
Publisher: Puffin Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA