Arabel's raven is called Mortimer - and he's one in a million. The evil entity that survives in an egg is straight out of Russian folktale; malevolent birds emerge straight out of North European lore but are here brought up to date, with the feathered bane of seaside tourists replacing carrion crows and ravens; keys, especially when made of iron, were not only a means to reveal secrets but also to guard against malign influences; and combing hair is supposed to be a sure way to ease trauma, just as cutting it is said to excise negativity. Used - Acceptable, Usually ships in 1-2 business days, A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Used - Acceptable, Usually ships within 4 - 5 business days, International shipment available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service! Life When Ned is sent to stay with his aunt and uncle in Thunder's Pocket, he's not very pleased. She set her adult supernatural novel The Haunting of Lamb House at Lamb House in Rye now a National Trust property.
This book has clearly been well maintained and looked after thus far. See all our books here, order more than 1 book and get discounted shipping. There is eerie trouble once again in the Cornish village of St Boan, often known as Thunder's Pocket. The author sent her last manuscript, The Witch of Clatteringshaws, to her publisher just days before her death. Has usual library markings and stamps inside. When Ned is sent to stay with aunt and uncle in Thunder's Pocket, he's not very pleased. Si vous êtes mécontent de votre article, contactez-nous.
Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. It's a feeling it retains to this day. Her books are internationally acclaimed and she received the Edgar Allan Poe Award in the United States as well as the Guardian Award for Fiction in this country for The Whispering Mountain. In Thunder's Pocket is the first of a trio of novelettes for younger readers. Both that and Black Hearts in Battersea have been filmed. When Ned is sent to stay with his aunt and uncle in Thunder's Pocket, he's not very pleased. Please note this book is over 20 years old.
Others including the much loved 'Necklace of Raindrops' and award winning 'Kingdom Under the Sea' are illustrated by Jan Pieńkowski. Joan Aiken was born in Sussex in 1924. Jan Pienkowski Illustrator Jan Pienkowski was born in Warsaw in 1936. All matching new books shown Used books: 1 - 49 of 49 Bookseller Notes Price 1. Others are illustrated by Jan Pie? Die Seiten sind aber sauber, intakt und die Bindung ist unbeschädigt. Her many novels for adults include several that continue or complement novels by Jane Austen. Joan Aiken was at first taught at home by her mother, and later educated at Wychwood School, Oxford, between 1936 and 1940; she did not attend university.
Her first book of short stories, All You've Ever Wanted, was published when she was 18, followed by More Than You Bargained For. L'ancien propriétaire a certainement apprécié de le lire plus d'une fois. No quibble refund if not completely satisfied. Her most famous works were characterised by suspense and horror and included The Whispering Mountain and The Winter Sleepwalker. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements.
Both that and Black Hearts in Battersea have been filmed. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. The condition of this book is as stated. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. Pages and cover are clean and intact. Money back guarantee if you are not satisfied.
Description When Ned is sent to stay with his aunt and uncle in Thunder's Pocket, he's not very pleased. In some cases, as with , disagreements about order necessitate the creation of. But fom the moment a bird flies into the train carriage on his journey there, Ned realises this isn't going to an ordinary seaside holiday. Used - Good, Usually ships in 1-2 business days, Ex-Library Book. Has the eccentric sculptor, Marlot Corby, really put a curse on Ned's aunt? This book has clearly been well maintained and looked after thus far. He dislikes flying except in emergencies, and with disaster-prone Mortimer around there are plenty of those. What secrets will he find in Marlot's house and gardens? Her most famous book, The Wolves of Willoughby Chase, tells of two girls in an English country house, and it mixes Victorian melodrama with tongue-in-cheek humour.
Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. Her first children's novel, The Kingdom of the Cave, was published in 1960. Book is in Used-Good condition. It's up to Ned to find the connections between Malot and her cousin Lal and just what needs to be done to remove the curse on his aunt. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service! Used - Good, Usually dispatched within 24 hours, The book is in good condition. For her books she received the Guardian Award 1969 and the Edgar Allan Poe Award 1972.
Used - Good, Usually ships within 1 - 2 business days, Ex-Library Book. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. Life in Thunder's Pocket is going to be anything but dull. Ce livre a été conservé dans une bibliothèque pendant une bonne période, disons un an ou plus. A used item that may have some cosmetic wear i.