Dread nation. bk. 1 [Playaway] : rise up. Dread nation series
Dread nation. bk. 1 [Playaway] : rise up. Dread nation series

Ireland, Justina, author.



Physical Description
1 audio media player (690 min.) : digital, HD audio ; 3 3/8 x 2 1/8 in.

Dread nation ; bk. 1.

General Note
Issued on Playaway LIGHT, a dedicated audio media player.
One set of earphones and one AAA battery required for listening.

"Jane McKeene was born two days before the dead began to walk the battlefields of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania -- derailing the War between the States and changing the nation forever. In this new America, safety for all depends on the work of a few, and laws like the Negro and Native Reeducation Act require certain children attend combat schools to learn to put down the dead. But there are also opportunities, and Jane is studying to become an Attendant, trained in both weaponry and etiquette to protect the well-to-do. It's a chance for a better life for Negro girls like Jane. But that's not a life she wants. Almost finished with her education at Miss Preston's School of Combat in Baltimore, Jane is set on returning to her Kentucky home and doesn't pay much mind to the politics of the eastern cities, with their talk of returning America to the glory of its days before the dead rose. But when families around Baltimore County begin to go missing, Jane is caught in the middle of a desperate fight against some powerful enemies. And the restless dead, it would seem, are the least of her problems."-- Provided by publisher.

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Geographic Term
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Young adult fiction -- Playaway.

Added Author
Turpin, Bahni.

Added Corporate Author
Playaway Digital Audio.
Findaway World, LLC.

LibraryCollectionMaterial TypeCall NumberStatus
Washington BranchPlayawayPlayaway(PLA) YA IrelandChecked In
St. George BranchPlayawayPlayaway(PLA) YA IrelandChecked In