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Also by Justine Larbalestier:

My Sister Rosa, November 2016
Hardcover
Razorhurst, March 2015
Hardcover
Zombies Vs. Unicorns, October 2010
Hardcover
Love Is Hell, December 2008
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Razorhurst
Justine Larbalestier

Soho Teen
March 2015
On Sale: March 3, 2015
Featuring: Gloriana Nelson; Kelpie; Dymphna Campbell
320 pages
ISBN: 1616955449
EAN: 9781616955441
Kindle: B00N6PCHWU
Hardcover / e-Book
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Young Adult Historical


The notoriously bloody history of a mob-run Sydney, Australia neighborhood is fertile ground for this historical thriller with a paranormal twist: two girls' ability to see the many ghosts haunting Razorhurst.

Sydney’s deadly Razorhurst neighborhood, 1932. Gloriana Nelson and Mr. Davidson, two ruthless mob bosses, have reached a fragile peace—one maintained by “razor men.” Kelpie, orphaned and homeless, is blessed (and cursed) with the ability to see Razorhurst’s many ghosts. They tell her secrets the living can’t know about the cracks already forming in the mobs’ truce.

Then Kelpie meets Dymphna Campbell, a legendary beauty and prized moll of Gloriana Nelson. She’s earned the nickname “Angel of Death” because none of her beaus has ever survived knowing her. Unbeknownst to Kelpie, Dymphna can see ghosts, too, and she knows that Gloriana’s hold is crumbling one henchman at a time. As loyalties shift and betrayal threatens the two girls at every turn, Dymphna is determined not only to survive, but to rise to the top with Kelpie at her side.

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