Thirteenth Child by Patricia C WredeThirteenth Child by Patricia C Wrede

Thirteenth Child

byPatricia C Wrede

Hardcover | April 1, 2009

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Eff was born a thirteenth child. Her twin brother,Lan, was born the seventh son of a seventh son.This means he's supposed to possess amazingtalent?and she's supposed to bring only badthings to her family and her town. Undeterred,her family moves to Frontier, where her fatherwill be a professor of magic at a school perilouslyclose to the magical divide that separates settlersfrom the beasts of the wild.With wit and wonder, Patricia Wrede creates analternate history of westward expansion thatwill delight fans of both J. K. Rowling and LauraIngalls Wilder.
PATRICIA C. WREDE is the bestselling author of The Enchanted Forest Chronicles, Mairelon the Magician, and (with Caroline Stevermer) Sorcery and Cecelia and The Grand Tour. She lives in Minnesota.
Title:Thirteenth ChildFormat:HardcoverDimensions:352 pages, 8.5 × 5.75 × 1.16 inPublished:April 1, 2009Publisher:SCHOLASTIC INCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:054503342X

ISBN - 13:9780545033428

Appropriate for ages: 12

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