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Issue Details: First known date: 2007 2007
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'Six years have passed since Paula and her sisters danced in the magical glade of the Other Kingdom. Six long years since her sister Tati gave up the mortal world for love. Scholarly Paula now travels to the exotic and dangerous city of Istanbul to help her father recover a fabled treasure of a lost religion, Cybele's Gift. It is said that the owner of the artefact will be blessed with riches and good fortune.

'The search for the artefact quickly turns into a dangerous quest for truth and self-discovery, and Paula must use all her wits and courage to work out who she can trust and decipher the mysterious messages she is receiving from the Other Kingdom. Pirates, ruthless merchants, murderers and the Mufti's royal guard all stand in the way of finding Cybele's Secret.' (Publisher's blurb)

Notes

  • Included on the US Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) Best Books for Young Adults 2009 list.

Affiliation Notes

  • This work is affiliated with the AustLit subset Asian-Australian Children's Literature and Publishing because it is set in Turkey.

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Works about this Work

Variety and Variance Pam Macintyre , 2008 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , March no. 299 2008; (p. 61-62)

— Review of A Mystery of Wolves : The Legend of Little Fur Isobelle Carmody 2007 single work children's fiction ; Sam Silverthorne : Victory Gary Crew 2008 single work children's fiction ; The Key to Rondo Emily Rodda 2007 single work children's fiction ; Cybele's Secret Juliet Marillier 2007 single work novel
Untitled Kelly Crock , 2008 single work review
— Appears in: Fiction Focus : New Titles for Teenagers , vol. 22 no. 1 2008; (p. 60)

— Review of Cybele's Secret Juliet Marillier 2007 single work novel
Marillier Revisits Sevenwaters in Latest Release Satima Flavell , 2008 single work biography
— Appears in: The Specusphere , November no. 5 2008;
Marillier Is Undoubtedly One of Australia's Foremost Fantasy Writers Ara Jansen , 2007 single work review
— Appears in: The West Australian , 13 October 2007; (p. 42)

— Review of Cybele's Secret Juliet Marillier 2007 single work novel
Power of Love Prevails in Parallel Magical Otherworld Ronni Phillips , 2007 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 27 October 2007; (p. 18)

— Review of Cybele's Secret Juliet Marillier 2007 single work novel
[Untitled] Jo Goodman , 2007 single work review
— Appears in: Magpies : Talking About Books for Children , November vol. 22 no. 5 2007; (p. 43)

— Review of Cybele's Secret Juliet Marillier 2007 single work novel
[Untitled] Nicola Philp , 2007 single work review
— Appears in: Viewpoint : On Books for Young Adults , Summer vol. 15 no. 4 2007; (p. 33)

— Review of Cybele's Secret Juliet Marillier 2007 single work novel
Marillier Is Undoubtedly One of Australia's Foremost Fantasy Writers Ara Jansen , 2007 single work review
— Appears in: The West Australian , 13 October 2007; (p. 42)

— Review of Cybele's Secret Juliet Marillier 2007 single work novel
Power of Love Prevails in Parallel Magical Otherworld Ronni Phillips , 2007 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 27 October 2007; (p. 18)

— Review of Cybele's Secret Juliet Marillier 2007 single work novel
[Untitled] Jo Goodman , 2007 single work review
— Appears in: Magpies : Talking About Books for Children , November vol. 22 no. 5 2007; (p. 43)

— Review of Cybele's Secret Juliet Marillier 2007 single work novel
[Untitled] Nicola Philp , 2007 single work review
— Appears in: Viewpoint : On Books for Young Adults , Summer vol. 15 no. 4 2007; (p. 33)

— Review of Cybele's Secret Juliet Marillier 2007 single work novel
Variety and Variance Pam Macintyre , 2008 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , March no. 299 2008; (p. 61-62)

— Review of A Mystery of Wolves : The Legend of Little Fur Isobelle Carmody 2007 single work children's fiction ; Sam Silverthorne : Victory Gary Crew 2008 single work children's fiction ; The Key to Rondo Emily Rodda 2007 single work children's fiction ; Cybele's Secret Juliet Marillier 2007 single work novel
Untitled Kelly Crock , 2008 single work review
— Appears in: Fiction Focus : New Titles for Teenagers , vol. 22 no. 1 2008; (p. 60)

— Review of Cybele's Secret Juliet Marillier 2007 single work novel
Marillier Revisits Sevenwaters in Latest Release Satima Flavell , 2008 single work biography
— Appears in: The Specusphere , November no. 5 2008;
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