Sophie Quire And The Last Storyguard by Jonathan AuxierSophie Quire And The Last Storyguard by Jonathan Auxier

Sophie Quire And The Last Storyguard

byJonathan Auxier

Paperback | April 4, 2017

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Now in paperback, the exciting follow-up to Jonathan Auxier's acclaimed Peter Nimble and His Fantastic Eyes. You've met Peter Nimble. Now meet Sophie Quire in a new, unforgettable quest.


     It's been two years since Peter Nimble and Sir Tode rescued the kingdom of HazelPort. In that time, they have travelled far and wide in search of adventure. Now Peter and Sir Tode have been summoned by Professor Cake for a new mission: find a 12-year-old bookmender named Sophie Quire. Sophie knows little beyond the four walls of her father's bookshop, where she repairs old books and dreams of escaping the confines of her dull life. But when a strange boy and his talking cat/horse companion show up with a rare and mysterious book, she finds herself pulled into an adventure beyond anything she has ever read.
JONATHAN AUXIER teaches creative writing and children's literature. He is the New York Times bestselling author of Peter Nimble and His Fantastic Eyes, which was a Manitoba Young Readers' Choice Award Honour Book and was also shortlisted for the Monica Hughes Award for Science Fiction and Fantasy and the Diamond Willow Award. His secon...
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Title:Sophie Quire And The Last StoryguardFormat:PaperbackDimensions:464 pages, 8.24 × 5.19 × 0.98 inPublished:April 4, 2017Publisher:PRH Canada Young ReadersLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0143189980

ISBN - 13:9780143189985

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Awesome! Just as good as the previous book, if not better!
Date published: 2017-01-10

Editorial Reviews

PRAISE FOR Sophie Quire and the Last Storyguard:"The fast-paced plotting, the natural conversations between friends and foes, and the message about word magic will hold readers at the edge of their seats from the opening page until the final scene." --Sal's Fiction AddicitonPRAISE FOR Peter Nimble and His Fantastic Eyes:"Peter Nimble and His Fantastic Eyes is as delightful a magical story as readers ages 9-14 will hope to find. Part hero quest, part orphan saga, and wholly captivating." --Wall Street Journal PRAISE FOR The Night Gardener:"Lots of creepiness, memorable characters, a worthy message ... make this cautionary tale one readers will not soon forget." --Starred Review, Kirkus Reviews "Suspenseful and chilling, this novel is destined to become a classic." --Governor General's Award Committee