Cerise Mar and her clan are cash poor but land rich, claiming a large swathe of the Mire, the Edge swamplands. When her parents vanish, her clan's long-time rivals are suspect. But all is not as it seems. Two nations of the Weird are waging a cold war fought by feint and espionage, and their conflict is about to spill over into the Edge-and Cerise's life.Richarda#39;s expression remained polite but impassive. aOh?a aHe saved Urow, a she said. No change. aWhat happened? ... aYou dona#39;t have the time, a Richard said. ... Dobe moved the court date. ... He wore a GShock, a durable plastic watch.
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