Results for: eva ibbotson

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Book cover of 1 DOG & HIS BOY
1 DOG & HIS BOY
By: eva ibbotson | Published: March 2012

A masterpiece from the renowned Eva Ibbotson. All Hal had ever wanted was a dog. "Never!" cries his mother. "Think of the...

A masterpiece from the renowned Eva Ibbotson. All Hal had ever wanted was a dog. "Never!" cries his mother. "Think of the mess, the scratch marks, the puddles on the floor." But on the morning of Hal's tenth birthday, the unbelievable happens. He's allowed to choose a puppy at Easy Pets, a rent-a-pet agency (a fact his parents keep from him). The moment he sees the odd-looking terrier, he knows he's found a friend for life. But no one tells Hal that Fleck must be returned and when Hal wakes up on Monday morning, Fleck is gone. If dog and boy are to stay together, they'll have to run away... From the renowned Eva Ibbotson comes her final novel, a tale laced with humor and full of heart, and stunning in its beauty and all things dog.

  • ISBN
    9780545351966
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Junior Fiction
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Book cover of 1 DOG & HIS BOY
1 DOG & HIS BOY
By: eva ibbotson | Published: February 2014

Award-winning author Eva Ibbotson's tale of a boy and dog who were meant to be together - now in paperback. All Hal had ever wanted was a dog. &...

Award-winning author Eva Ibbotson's tale of a boy and dog who were meant to be together - now in paperback. All Hal had ever wanted was a dog. "Never!" cries his mother. "Think of the mess, the scratch-marks, the puddles on the floor." But on the morning of Hal's 10th birthday, the unbelievable happens. He's allowed to choose a dog at Easy Pets, a rent-a-pet agency (a fact his parents keep from him). The moment he sees the odd-looking terrier, he knows he's found a friend for life. But no one tells Hal that Fleck must be returned. When Hal wakes up on Monday morning, Fleck is gone. If dog and boy are to stay together they'll have to run away . . . From the renowned Eva Ibbotson comes a tale laced with humour and brimming over with heart, stunning in its beauty of the love of all things dog.

  • ISBN
    9780545484411
  • Binding
    Paperback
  • Category
    First Novel
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Book cover of BEASTS OF CLAWSTONE CASTLE
BEASTS OF CLAWSTONE CASTLE
By: eva ibbotson | Published: November 2014

We need proper ghosts,' said Ned, 'really scary ones with heads that come off and daggers in their chests!' When Madlyn and her younger brother Rollo...

We need proper ghosts,' said Ned, 'really scary ones with heads that come off and daggers in their chests!' When Madlyn and her younger brother Rollo arrive at crumbling Clawstone Castle, they can see that emergency action is needed before Clawstone falls down completely. With the help of a team of homeless, scary ghosts - including a one-eyed skeleton and Brenda the Bloodstained Bride - they hatch a spooky plan to get the money rolling in. But with a sinister scientist on the loose, money might not be enough to save the mysterious beasts of Clawstone Castle . . .

  • ISBN
    9781447265634
  • Binding
    Paperback
  • Category
    Junior Fiction
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Book cover of DRAGONFLY POOL
DRAGONFLY POOL
By: eva ibbotson | Published: April 2009

While attending a folk dance festival in Bergania in the summer of 1939, Tally befriends Karil, the crown prince. After Karil's father is assassinated...

While attending a folk dance festival in Bergania in the summer of 1939, Tally befriends Karil, the crown prince. After Karil's father is assassinated, Tally and her friends help Karil escape the Nazis and the bleak future he has inherited. Illustrations.

  • ISBN
    9780330456357
  • Binding
    Paperback
  • Category
    Junior Fiction
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Book cover of MAGIC FLUTES
MAGIC FLUTES
By: eva ibbotson | Published: May 2009

In 1920s Austria, no one in the Viennese opera company knows that their wardrobe mistress Tessa is really a princess. But when the dashing self-made m...

In 1920s Austria, no one in the Viennese opera company knows that their wardrobe mistress Tessa is really a princess. But when the dashing self-made millionaire Guy Farne arrives at the opera, Tessa realizes that there may be more to life, and love, than just music

  • ISBN
    9780330462631
  • Binding
    Paperback
  • Category
    Young Adult Fiction
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Book cover of MONSTER MISSION
MONSTER MISSION
By: eva ibbotson | Published: November 2014

A new cover edition of this wonderfully spooky young fiction title from award-winning author of Journey to the River Sea, Eva Ibbotson. We must kidnap...

A new cover edition of this wonderfully spooky young fiction title from award-winning author of Journey to the River Sea, Eva Ibbotson. We must kidnap some children,' announced Aunt Etta. 'Young, strong ones. It will be dangerous, but it must be done.' Three children are stolen and taken to a bizarre island, which is home to some extraordinary creatures - including mermaids, selkies and the legendary kraken. The island is the base for a very mysterious mission. But the magical adventure is cut short when the island is suddenly under siege. Can the children save themselves and their new friends? 'Funny, gripping, charming and completely irresistible' Amanda Craig

  • ISBN
    9781447265696
  • Binding
    Paperback
  • Category
    Junior Fiction
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Book cover of MORNING GIFT
MORNING GIFT
By: eva ibbotson | Published: October 2007

Ruth Berger tries to escape Vienna with her Jewish-Austrian family before the Nazis arrive, but the plan goes wrong. Ruth meets British college profes...

Ruth Berger tries to escape Vienna with her Jewish-Austrian family before the Nazis arrive, but the plan goes wrong. Ruth meets British college professor Quin Sommerville. They agree to a marriage of convenience, to be annulled as soon as they return to safety, but dissolving the marriage proves to be more difficult than either of them thought.

  • ISBN
    9780330444996
  • Binding
    Paperback
  • Category
    Young Adult Fiction
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Book cover of SECRET OF PLATFORM 13
SECRET OF PLATFORM 13
By: eva ibbotson | Published: November 2014

A new cover edition of this hilarious, fantastical young fiction book from Eva Ibbotson, award-winning author of Journey to the River Sea. Shortlisted...

A new cover edition of this hilarious, fantastical young fiction book from Eva Ibbotson, award-winning author of Journey to the River Sea. Shortlisted for the Smarties Prize. Under Platform 13 at King's Cross Station there is a secret door that leads to a magical island . . . It appears only once every nine years. And when it opens, four mysterious figures step into the streets of London. A wizard, an ogre, a fey and a young hag have come to find the prince of their kingdom, stolen as a baby nine years before. But the prince has become a horrible rich boy called Raymond Trottle, who doesn't understand magic and is determined not to be rescued. The Secret of Platform 13 is an exciting magical adventure from Eva Ibbotson, the award-winning author of Journey to the River Sea. 'This kind of fun will never fail to delight' Philip Pullman

  • ISBN
    9781447265719
  • Binding
    Paperback
  • Category
    Junior Fiction
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Book cover of SONG FOR SUMMER
SONG FOR SUMMER
By: eva ibbotson | Published: August 2006

When eighteen-year-old Ellen accepts the post of housekeeper at Hallendorf School of Music, Drama and Dance, she wasn't expecting it to be quite so un...

When eighteen-year-old Ellen accepts the post of housekeeper at Hallendorf School of Music, Drama and Dance, she wasn't expecting it to be quite so unusual. For deep in the beautiful Austrian countryside, she finds a magical world. Ellen is particularly intrigued by the enigmatic, and very handsome, Marek, gardener and fencing teacher.

  • ISBN
    9780330444989
  • Binding
    Paperback
  • Category
    Young Adult Fiction
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Book cover of WHICH WITCH
WHICH WITCH
By: eva ibbotson | Published: November 2014

A new cover edition of this delightful adventure story from the brilliant Eva Ibbotson, award-winning author of Journey to the River Sea. This kind of...

A new cover edition of this delightful adventure story from the brilliant Eva Ibbotson, award-winning author of Journey to the River Sea. This kind of fun will never fail to delight' Philip Pullman 'Find me a witch!' cried Arriman the Awful, feared Wizard of the North. Arriman has decided to marry. His wife must be a witch of the darkest powers - but which witch will she be? To find the most fiendish, he holds a spell-casting competition. Glamorous Madame Olympia performs the terrifying Symphony of Death and conjures up a thousand plague-bearing rats. The magic of gentle Belladonna, the white witch, goes hopelessly wrong. She produces perfumed flowers instead of snakes. And bats roost in her golden hair instead of becoming blood-sucking vampires. Poor Belladonna longs to be an evil enchantress - but how? Shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal

  • ISBN
    9781447265740
  • Binding
    Paperback
  • Category
    Junior Fiction
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