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Abarat: Days of Magic, Nights of War (Abarat)

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Publisher Comments:

All things in their time . . .

Candy Quackenbush's adventures in the Abarat are getting stranger by the hour. Why has the Lord of Midnight sent his henchman after her? Why can she suddenly speak words of magic? Why is this world familiar?

Candy and her companions must solve the mystery of her past before the forces of Night and Day clash and Absolute Midnight descends upon the islands.

A final war is about to begin. . . .

Synopsis:

Barker's "New York Times" bestseller continues the story of young Candy Quackenbush from Chickentown, U.S.A., who embarks on an epic, life-changing journey when she dives from a barren field in Minnesota into the enormous Sea of Izabella. Full color.

Synopsis:

A journey beyond imagination

is about to unfold. . . .

It begins in the most boring place in the world: Chickentown, U.S.A. There lives Candy Quackenbush, her heart bursting for some clue as to what her future might hold.

When the answer comes, it's not one she expects.

Welcome to the Abarat.

About the Author

Clive Barker is the best-selling author of eighteen books, including his first book for children, The Thief of Always.He is also an acclaimed artist, film producer, and director. For four years Mr, Barker has been working on a vast array of paintings to illuminate the text of The Books Of Abarat,over one hundred of which can be found within this first volume.

Mr. Barker lives in California with his partner, the photographer David Armstrong, and their daughter, Nicole. They share their house with four dogs, five goldfish, a parrot, fifteen rats, innumerable wild geckoes, a cockatiel, and a parrot called Malingo.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780060596385
Author:
Barker, Clive
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Author:
by Clive Barker
Author:
ive
Author:
Barker, Cl
Subject:
Science Fiction, Fantasy, & Magic
Subject:
Children's 12-Up - Fiction - Fantasy
Subject:
Horror & Ghost Stories
Subject:
Fantasy
Subject:
Fantasy fiction
Subject:
Action & Adventure - General
Subject:
Action & Adventure
Subject:
Fantasy & Magic
Subject:
Children s-Science Fiction and Fantasy
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Abarat
Publication Date:
20060931
Binding:
MASS MARKET
Grade Level:
from 7
Language:
English
Illustrations:
YES
Pages:
576
Dimensions:
9 x 6 x 1.24 in 18.21 oz
Age Level:
from 12

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Product details 576 pages HarperCollins Publishers - English 9780060596385 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Barker's "New York Times" bestseller continues the story of young Candy Quackenbush from Chickentown, U.S.A., who embarks on an epic, life-changing journey when she dives from a barren field in Minnesota into the enormous Sea of Izabella. Full color.

"Synopsis" by , A journey beyond imagination

is about to unfold. . . .

It begins in the most boring place in the world: Chickentown, U.S.A. There lives Candy Quackenbush, her heart bursting for some clue as to what her future might hold.

When the answer comes, it's not one she expects.

Welcome to the Abarat.

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