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ISBN: 0374316414

Title: Crewel

Author: Gennifer Albin

KDL Description:


Sixteen-year-old Adelice has a secret gift that allows her to embroider and manipulate the fabric of life, the very gift her world needs to sustain itself. She quickly finds out that everything is not as it seems on the surface in Manipulation Services, and that her world might not be the only one out there.

Amazon Description:

Enter a tangled world of secrets and intrigue where a girl controls other’s destinies, but not her own Sixteen-year-old Adelice Lewys has always been special. When her parents discover her gift—the ability to weave the very fabric of reality—they train her to hide it. For good reason, they don’t want her to become one of the elite, beautiful, and deadly women who determine what people eat, where they live, how many children they have, and even when they die. But Adelice is forced to into this powerful group, and she must learn to navigate the dangerous politics at play. Caught in a web of lies and forbidden romance, she must unravel the sinister truth behind her own unspeakable power. Her world is hanging by a thread, and Adelice, alone, can decide to save it—or destroy it.