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Deryn Mansell Deryn Mansell i(7331829 works by)
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y separately published work icon Tiger Stone Newtown : Walker Books Australia , 2014 7331852 2014 single work children's fiction

'When you're sworn to silence it pays to keep your eyes and ears open.

'Tiger eyes, tiger spirit, tiger stone. Only a daughter could unlock the stone's power. Java, fourteenth century. The villagers are fearful of Mbah Merapi, the rumbling volcano that overshadows their lives. Kancil, the lowliest kitchen servant, knows the real danger is human but is fatherless and mute - and she will lose everything if her identity is revealed. How can Kancil warn the villagers of the danger they are in?' (Publication summary)

2015 longlisted Davitt Award Best Children's Novel
2015 selected International Awards White Ravens
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