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Title: SMALL CHANGE FOR STUART
By: Lissa Evans
Format: Electronic book text

List price: £6.99


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ISBN 10: 1409014398
ISBN 13: 9781409014393
Publisher: CORNERSTONE
Pub. date: 5 May, 2011
Pages: 288
Description: Ten-year-old Stuart Horten is moved (by his very clever, but not very sensible parents) to Beeton, far away from all his friends. But in Beeton starts the strangest adventure of Stuart's life as he is swept up in a quest to find his uncle's old workshop - his famous magician, and also very short, uncle, that is...
Synopsis: Stuart Horten - ten years old and small for his age - moves to the dreary town of Beeton, far away from all his friends. And then he meets his new next-door neighbours, the unbearable Kingley triplets, and things get even worse. But in Beeton begins the strangest adventure of Stuart's life as he is swept up in quest to find his great-uncle's lost workshop - a workshop stuffed with trickery and magic. There are clues to follow and puzzles to solve, but what starts as fun ends up as danger, and Stuart begins to realize that he can't finish the task by himself . . . The first children's novel by Lissa Evans, this is a fast-moving blend of comedy and magic.
Reader Age: From 9 to 11 years
Illustrations: B+W chapter heads t/o
Publication: UK
Imprint: RHCP UK Digital
Prizes: Short-listed for Costa Children's Book Award 2011
Returns: Non-returnable
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