Guardian : Book 3 in the Steeplejack Series
by A. J. Hartley


Overview -

In A. J. Hartley's thrilling and intriguing 19th-century South African-inspired fantasy world,
which started with the Thriller Award-winning Steeplejack and continues with Guardian, Anglet Sutonga is a teenage detective fighting in a race against time as her beloved city is pushed to the brink.

This is what Ang knows:

A dear friend is accused of murdering the Prime Minister of Bar-Selehm.

A mysterious but fatal illness is infecting the poor.

A fanatical politician seizes power, unleashing a wave of violent repression over the city.

This is what Ang must do:

Protect her family.

Solve a murder.

RESIST, no matter what, before it's too late.

"Richly-drawn and diverse cast of characters, with an unstoppable plot " --Carrie Ryan, New York Times bestselling author

"Smart political intrigue wrapped in all the twists and turns of a good detective story." -- Kirkus Reviews, starred review

"A political, multilayered mystery-thriller with a strong, impressively fierce heroine." --Shelf Awareness, starred review

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Overview

In A. J. Hartley's thrilling and intriguing 19th-century South African-inspired fantasy world,
which started with the Thriller Award-winning Steeplejack and continues with Guardian, Anglet Sutonga is a teenage detective fighting in a race against time as her beloved city is pushed to the brink.

This is what Ang knows:

A dear friend is accused of murdering the Prime Minister of Bar-Selehm.

A mysterious but fatal illness is infecting the poor.

A fanatical politician seizes power, unleashing a wave of violent repression over the city.

This is what Ang must do:

Protect her family.

Solve a murder.

RESIST, no matter what, before it's too late.

"Richly-drawn and diverse cast of characters, with an unstoppable plot " --Carrie Ryan, New York Times bestselling author

"Smart political intrigue wrapped in all the twists and turns of a good detective story." -- Kirkus Reviews, starred review

"A political, multilayered mystery-thriller with a strong, impressively fierce heroine." --Shelf Awareness, starred review


 
Details
  • ISBN-13: 9780765388162
  • ISBN-10: 0765388162
  • Publisher: Tor Teen
  • Publish Date: June 2019
  • Page Count: 320
  • Reading Level: Ages 13-18
  • Dimensions: 9.1 x 6.1 x 0.9 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.75 pounds

Series: Steeplejack #1

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Books > Young Adult Fiction > Fantasy - Historical
Books > Young Adult Fiction > Steampunk
Books > Young Adult Fiction > Action & Adventure - General

 
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