The House With a Clock In Its Walls

The House With a Clock In Its Walls

Paperback | August 3, 2004

byJohn BellairsIllustratorEdward Gorey

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John Bellairs, the name in Gothic mysteries for middle graders, wrote terrifying tales full of adventure, attitude, and alarm. For years, young readers have crept, crawled, and gone bump in the night with the unlikely heroes of these Gothic novels: Lewis Barnavelt, Johnny Dixon, and Anthony Monday. Now, the ten top-selling titles feature an updated cover look. Loyal fans and enticed newcomers will love the series even more with this haunting new look!

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John Bellairs, the name in Gothic mysteries for middle graders, wrote terrifying tales full of adventure, attitude, and alarm. For years, young readers have crept, crawled, and gone bump in the night with the unlikely heroes of these Gothic novels: Lewis Barnavelt, Johnny Dixon, and Anthony Monday. Now, the ten top-selling titles featu...

John Bellairs (1938-1991) was the critically acclaimed, best-selling author of many Gothic novels for middle-graders, including the novels starring Johnny Dixon and Lewis Barnavelt.

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:192 pages, 7.69 × 5.06 × 0.47 inPublished:August 3, 2004Publisher:Penguin Young Readers GroupLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0142402575

ISBN - 13:9780142402573

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from One of the Best Authors ever! John Bellairs is an incredible writer. This is one of the best books that has come before my nose and I have read a lot of books.
Date published: 2005-03-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Wonderful So good, every child with an inquiring, macabre mind should read this. Imagiantion food, yes, for young minds
Date published: 2004-09-22

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Editorial Reviews

Is there no end to the suspense John Bellairs can create? (School Library Journal, starred review)

ThereÆs suspense and action aplenty. . . . Perfect for the pre-Stephen King set. (Booklist)

Brace yourself for a wild ride. (Kirkus Reviews)