The House at the Edge of Magic

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Pub Date 7 Jan 2021 | Archive Date 25 Aug 2021

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Description

"Sometimes you are a whisper away from magic without even realizing it."

Nine is an orphan pickpocket determined to escape her life in the Nest of a Thousand Treasures. When she steals a house-shaped ornament from a mysterious woman’s purse, she knocks on its tiny door and watches it grow into a huge, higgledy-piggeldy house. Inside she finds a host of magical and brilliantly funny characters, including Flabberghast – a young wizard who’s particularly competitive at hopscotch – and a hideous troll housekeeper who’s emotionally attached to his feather duster. They have been placed under an extraordinary spell, which they are desperate for Nine to break – and if she can, maybe they can offer her a new life in return…

"Sometimes you are a whisper away from magic without even realizing it."

Nine is an orphan pickpocket determined to escape her life in the Nest of a Thousand Treasures. When she steals a house-shaped...


Advance Praise

"A wonder-filled book that revels in magic and mayhem." Abi Elphinstone

"A Diana Wynne Jones-ish adventure fizzing with imagination. Such fun – I loved it!" Sinead O'Hart


"A wonder-filled book that revels in magic and mayhem." Abi Elphinstone

"A Diana Wynne Jones-ish adventure fizzing with imagination. Such fun – I loved it!" Sinead O'Hart



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ISBN 9781406395310
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