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Incorrigible Children of Ashton Place #02: The Incorrigible Children of Ashton Place: Book II: The Hidden Gallery

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ISBN10: 006179113x
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Thanks to their plucky governess, Miss Penelope Lumley, Alexander, Beowulf, and Cassiopeia are much more like children than wolf cubs now. They are accustomed to wearing clothes. They hardly ever howl at the moon. And for the most part, they resist the urge to chase squirrels up trees.

Yet the Incorrigibles are not entirely civilized, and still managed to ruin Lady Constances Christmas ball, nearly destroying the grand house. So while Ashton Place is being restored, Penelope, the Ashtons, and the children take up residence in London. As they explore the city, Penelope and the Incorrigibles discover more about themselves as clues about the childrens—and Penelopes own—mysterious past crop up in the most unexpected ways. . . .

About the Author

Maryrose Wood is the author of The Mysterious Howling, The Hidden Gallery, and The Unseen Guest—the first three books in this continuing series about the Incorrigible children and their governess. These books may be considered works of fiction, which is to say, the true bits and the untrue bits are so thoroughly mixed together that no one should be able to tell the difference. This process of fabrication is fully permitted under the terms of the author's Poetic License, which is one of her most prized possessions.

Maryrose's other qualifications for writing these tales include a scandalous stint as a professional thespian, many years as a private governess to two curious and occasionally rambunctious pupils, and whatever literary insights she may have gleaned from living in close proximity to a clever but disobedient dog.

Jon Klassen grew up in Niagara Falls, Canada, and now lives in Los Angeles, California. He is the author and illustrator of I Want My Hat Back, as well as the illustrator of Cats Night Out by Caroline Stutson, Extra Yarn by Mac Barnett, and the other books in the Incorrigible Children of Ashton Place series. He also created concept art for Coraline, the stop-motion animated film based on the book by Neil Gaiman.

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BEST BOOK EVER!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I liked this book a lot because of its amazing detail and illustrations that really give you a vivid image in your mind this book is also funny and suspenseful.
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BEST BOOK EVER!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I liked this book a lot because of its amazing detail and illustrations that really give you a vivid image in your mind this book is also funny and suspenseful.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780061791130
Author:
Wood, Maryrose
Publisher:
Balzer & Bray/Harperteen
Author:
Klassen, Jon
Subject:
Humorous Stories
Subject:
Children s Animals-Animal Stories-Wolves
Subject:
Children s Middle Readers-General
Edition Description:
Paperback
Publication Date:
20120131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 3 up to 7
Language:
English
Pages:
336
Dimensions:
7.75 x 5.5 in 17.78 oz
Age Level:
from 8 up to 12

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