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A Hat Full of Sky: A Tiffany Aching Novel

A Hat Full of Sky: A Tiffany Aching Novel

Eleven-year-old Tiffany does. And there's something just waiting for a handy body to take over. Something ancient and horrible, which can't die... Wise, witty and wonderful, A Hat Full of Sky is Terry Pratchett's second novel about Tiffany and the Wee Free Men - the rowdiest, tou... read full description below.

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ISBN 9780552576314
Barcode 9780552576314
Published 21 August 2017 by Random House
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Pratchett, Terry
Illustrated by Anderson, Laura Ellen
Designed by Andersen, Laura Ellen
Series Discworld Novels

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ISBN-13 9780552576314
ISBN-10 055257631X
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 7-15 working days
Publisher Random House
Imprint Corgi Childrens
Publication Date 21 August 2017
International Publication Date 25 May 2017
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Pratchett, Terry
Illustrated by Anderson, Laura Ellen
Designed by Andersen, Laura Ellen
Series Discworld Novels
Category Adventure Stories
Fantasy & Magical Realism
Interest Age 9-11 years
Reading Age 9-11 years
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Number of Pages 368
Dimensions Width: 129mm
Height: 198mm
Spine: 23mm
Weight 255g
Dewey Code Not specified
Catalogue Code 751408

Description of this Book

A real witch never casually steps out of her body, leaving it empty. Eleven-year-old Tiffany does. And there's something just waiting for a handy body to take over. Something ancient and horrible, which can't die...Wise, witty and wonderful, A Hat Full of Sky is Terry Pratchett's second novel about Tiffany and the Wee Free Men - the rowdiest, toughest, smelliest bunch of fairies ever. They'll fight anything. And even they might not be enough to save Tiffany...

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review A great Pratchett strength is the sense that if the jokes were dropped there would still be a good, engaging fantasy thriller here. The Independent Fantastically inventive and humorous fantasy adventure. Fans will be sky high. The Sunday Times Pratchett's ear for dialogue is superb ... His deep feeling for landscape, animals, kindness and courage make his adventures deeply satisfying as well as clever. -- Amanda Craig The Times Oodles of dry wit, imagination and shrewdly observed characters... As always, Pratchett is effortlessly amusing. Independent On Sunday This is a typically sharp and humorous sequel to the Wee Free Men Norwich Evening News
UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 3 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Terry Pratchett (Author) Terry Pratchett was the acclaimed creator of the global bestselling Discworld series, the first of which, The Colour of Magic, was published in 1983. In all, he was the author of over fifty bestselling books. His novels have been widely adapted for stage and screen, and he was the winner of multiple prizes, including the Carnegie Medal, as well as being awarded a knighthood for services to literature. He died in March 2015.Laura Ellen Anderson (Illustrator) When she's not trying to take over the world or fighting sock-stealing monsters, Laura Ellen Anderson is a professional children's book author and illustrator who lives in North London. The creator of Evil Emperor Penguin for The Phoenix comic, she is also the illustrator of SibUal Pounder's Witch Wars series and CBeebies presenter Cerrie Burnell's picture books and Harper fiction series. Laura's first author/illustrator picture book, I Don't Want Curly Hair, was published by Bloomsbury in 2017. She has also created new cover illustrations for Enid Blyton's The Famous Five series. www.lauraellenanderson.co.uk@Lillustrator

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