Format: Trade Paperback
Dimensions: 576 Pages, 5.12 × 7.48 × 1.18 in
Published: June 1, 2005
Publisher: SCHOLASTIC INC
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 0439709105
ISBN - 13: 9780439709101
From the Publisher
Cornelia Funke, the enormously talented author of the international best-seller THE THIEF LORD, brings readers another spellbinding tale of adventure and magic. Meggie lives a quiet life alone with her father, a book-binder. But her father has a deep secret-- he posseses an extraordinary magical power. One day a mysterious stranger arrives who seems linked to her father''s past. Who is this sinister character and what does he want? Suddenly Meggie is involved in a breathless game of escape and intrigue as her father''s life is put in danger. Will she be able to save him in time?
About the Author
CORNELIA FUNKE is one of today''s most beloved writers of magical stories for children. She is the author of The Thief Lord, Dragon Rider, Inkheart, Inkspell, the Ghosthunters series, When Santa Fell to Earth, and Igraine the Brave. She lives with her family in Los Angeles, California, in a house full of books.