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Archie Greene and the magician's secret

Archie Greene and the magician's secret

Everest, D. D., author

Archie Greene receives a mysterious present on his birthday. Buried inside an ancient wooden box he finds an old book, written in a language he doesn't recognise. With the book comes a Summoning - Archie must travel to Oxford to return the book to the Secret Library. Soon Archie will meet family that he never knew he had, and discover the world of the Book People - a community devoted to finding and preserving magical books. But the magical book under Archie's protection is dangerous, and dark spirits hunt it out

Book. English. Fantasy/Magic. Fiction 9+. Fantasy fiction. Children's stories.
All formats and editions (2)
Published London: Faber & Faber, 2015
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Available at (CLN) Longton, (CPP) Preston (Harris) and (NGA) Garstang.

  • (CLN) Longton – One available in JF General Childrens Library JF

    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status
    30118130561214 JF General Childrens Library JF Junior Fiction Available
  • (CPP) Preston (Harris) – Two available in JF General Childrens Library JF

    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status
    30118130569571 JF General Childrens Library JF Junior Fiction Available
    30118130570736 JF General Childrens Library JF Junior Fiction Available
  • (NGA) Garstang – One available in JF General Childrens Library JF

    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status
    30118130570140 JF General Childrens Library JF Junior Fiction Available

Details

Statement of responsibility: D.D. Everest
ISBN: 0571307396, 9780571307395
Intended audience: Juvenile.
Note: Originally published: 2014.
Physical Description: 299 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 20 cm

Author note

D D Eversest is a successful business journalist and author who has written a number of adult non-fiction books. Archie Greene and the Magician's Instruction is his first book for children. Des lives with his family in a rambling Victorian house on the Ashdown Forest.