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The Wizards of Once: Book 1

The Wizards of Once: Book 1

The first story in a magical adventure series, from the multi-million copy selling author of How to Train Your Dragon.

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ISBN 9781444939576
Barcode 9781444939576
Published 19 September 2017 by Hachette Children's Books
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
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Author(s) By Cowell, Cressida
Series The Wizards of Once
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Full details for this title

ISBN-13 9781444939576
ISBN-10 1444939572
Stock Available
Status Title is temporarily out of stock
Publisher Hachette Children's Books
Imprint Hodder Children's Books
Publication Date 19 September 2017
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Cowell, Cressida
Series The Wizards of Once
Category Information Resources & Places Of Interest
Adventure Stories
War Stories
Fantasy & Magical Realism
Number of Pages 384
Dimensions Width: 174mm
Height: 293mm
Spine: 29mm
Weight 536g
Interest Age 9-11 years
Reading Age 9-11 years
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code Not specified
Catalogue Code 753949

Description of this Book

The first story in a magical adventure series, from the multi-million copy selling author of How to Train Your Dragon. I am a character in this story who sees everything, knows everything I will not tell you who I am. See if you can guess.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review World-conquering The Guardian
UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 1 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Cressida Cowell is the author and the illustrator of the bestselling How to Train Your Dragon and The Wizards of Once book series, and the author of the Emily Brown picture books, illustrated by Neal Layton. How to Train Your Dragon has sold over 8 million books worldwide in 38 languages. It is also an award-winning DreamWorks film series, and a TV series shown on Netflix and CBBC. The first book in Cressida's new series, The Wizards of Once (also signed by DreamWorks), is a number one bestseller. Cressida is an ambassador for the National Literacy Trust and the Reading Agency, a Trustee of World Book Day and a founder patron of the Children's Media Foundation. She has won numerous prizes, including the Gold Award in the Nestle Children's Book Prize,the 2017 Ruth Rendell Award for Championing Literacy, the Hay Festival Medal for Fiction, and Philosophy Now magazine's 2015 Award for Contributions in the Fight Against Stupidity. She grew up in London and on a small, uninhabited island off the west coast of Scotland and she now lives in Hammersmith with her husband, three children and a dog called Pigeon.

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