The watcher in the shadows by Carlos Ruiz ZafГіn

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Written in English

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  • Shadows,
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Horror & Ghost Stories,
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Action & Adventure / General,
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Love & Romance,
  • Inventors,
  • Robots,
  • Family life,
  • Supernatural,
  • Horror stories,
  • Fiction,
  • History

About the Edition

"When fourteen-year-old Irene Sauvelle moves with her family to Cape House on the coast of Normandy, she"s immediately taken by the beauty of the place--its expansive cliffs, coasts, and harbors. There, she meets a local boy named Ishmael, and the two soon fall in love. But a dark mystery is about to unfold, involving a reclusive toymaker who lives in a gigantic mansion filled with mechanical beings and shadows of the past"--

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Book details

StatementCarlos Ruiz Zafón ; translated by Lucia Graves
ContributionsGraves, Lucia
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.R8868 Wat 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25150096M
ISBN 109780316044769
LC Control Number2011042552

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What the Book is About: This fun fantasy, rich in Jewish context, is a sequel to The Inquisitor's Apprentice, in which thirteen year-old Sacha Kessler’s special talent for seeing magic lands him an apprenticeship with the police department’s star inquisitors in a magical, turn-of-the-century New York City.(Click here to read the Parent Page for The Inquisitor’s Apprentice.) (Despite.

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Jones and Betsy Mitchell describe the editing process that followed the arrival of the manuscript in the publisher's slush pile. The novel was published in as The Baker's Boy. The Book of Words trilogy was completed in and followed by a standalone novel, The Barbed Coil, in the same year.

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How did Wendy end up in Author: Joan Hiatt Harlow. The magic is darker in this intense sequel to The Inquisitor’s Apprentice (). In a richly imagined alternate version of New York City at the turn of the 20th century, Sacha continues his on-the-job training in the police department’s Inquisitor division amid murder, abduction and terrifying encounters with evil beings both real and magical.Book is in Like New / near Mint Condition.

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