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The Chronicles of Chrestomanci, Volume 1: Charmed Life/The Lives of Christopher Chant Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780064472685
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Published: Greenwillow Books - April 10th, 2007

Do you love magic? Do you wistfully wish for something that compares to Harry Potter? Have you ever tried Diana Wynne Jones? Jones was a huge inspiration to J.K. Rowling but even if you aren't a Harry Potter fan, Jones' books will sweep you off your feet. In The Chronicles of Chrestomanci, Cat and his sister Gwendolyn could not be more different. Gwendolyn excels at magic but Cat has no gifting to speak of and prefers a quieter life. So it's a surprise to both of them when they are each invited to live in the Chrestomanci castle to apprentice under the great magician himself. Prepare to be swept away by Jones' style of magic and her wonderful characters.


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