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Title: LARKLIGHT
By: Philip Reeve, David Wyatt (Illus)
Format: Electronic book text

List price: £10.99


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ISBN 10: 140882549X
ISBN 13: 9781408825495
Publisher: BLOOMSBURY PUBLISHING PLC (DIGITAL)
Pub. date: 4 July, 2011
Pages: 416
Description: Utterly unique and devilishly witty, Larklight is a page-turningly brilliant (Victorian) space adventure, and truly original modern classic, told through the eyes of plucky Arthur Mumby.
Synopsis: Arthur (Art) Mumby and his irritating sister Myrtle live with their father in the huge and rambling house, Larklight, travelling through space on a remote orbit far beyond the Moon. One ordinary sort of morning they receive a correspondence informing them that a gentleman is on his way to visit, a Mr Webster. Visitors to Larklight are rare if not unique, and a frenzy of preparation ensues. But it is entirely the wrong sort of preparation, as they discover when their guest arrives, and a Dreadful and Terrifying (and Marvellous) adventure begins. It takes them to the furthest reaches of Known Space, where they must battle the evil First Ones in a desperate attempt to save each other - and the Universe.Recounted through the eyes of Art himself, Larklight is sumptuously designed and illustrated throughout.
Reader Age: From 9 years
Illustrations: B&W
Publication: UK
Imprint: Bloomsbury Childrens
Returns: Non-returnable
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