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Corby Flood (Far-Flung Adventures)

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The second magical, funny, and fabulously illustrated story in the Far Flung Adventures from the authors of Fergus Crane and the Edge Chronicles.

Corby Flood and her family are about to set sail on the rather ramshackle cruise ship, the S.S. Euphonia. Her boisterous brothers might not have noticed that anything is wrong, but Corby is highly observant and has a lot of time for note-taking and eavesdropping. Onboard, among the odd passengers and eccentric crew, there is a strange group of men in bowler-hats who call themselves The Brotherhood of Clowns. There's also a melancholy wailing sound coming from the hold. It's strictly out of bounds but Corby can't help investigating. What could be inside the crate she discovers down in the hold? As the ship arrives at its destination, Corby must enlist the help of some very well mustachioed locals to uncover the contents of the crate and the dark secrets of the menacing Clowns...

About the Author

Paul Stewart is a highly regarded author of books for young readers, most notably the bestselling Edge Chronicles and Fergus Crane. He is good at playing Musical Icebergs at parties. The author lives in Brighton, England.

Chris Riddell, co-creator of the Edge Chronicles and Fergus Crane, is an award-winning illustrator and political cartoonist. He has never met a laughing goat, but would very much like to.The illustrator lives in Brighton, England.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780385750905
Publisher:
David Fickling Books
Subject:
Science Fiction, Fantasy, & Magic
Author:
Paul Stewart and Chris Riddell
Author:
Stewart, Paul
Author:
Riddell, Chris
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Fiction - General
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Fiction - Science Fiction
Subject:
Ocean travel
Subject:
Clowns
Subject:
Action & Adventure - General
Subject:
Fantasy & Magic
Subject:
Children s-Science Fiction and Fantasy
Edition Description:
Hardcover
Series:
Far-Flung Adventures
Publication Date:
20060831
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from 3 up to 7
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
7.34x5.94x.93 in. .79 lbs.
Age Level:
08-12

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