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Drowned Wednesday

Author: Garth Nix
Publisher: Crows Nest, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 2005.
Series: Keys to the kingdom, bk. 3.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Arthur Penhaligon has a broken leg and a bad attack of asthma, but there's no time for recovery. Drowned Wednesday has sent a ship to pluck him from the safety of his bed, miles from any ocean, and sail him back to the House. From hospital room to the high seas, Arthur must battle pirates, storms, monsters made of Nothing and a vast beast that can't stop eating. Arthur struggles to unravel the mystery of the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction, Australian
Teen fiction
Children's fiction
Children's fantasy fiction
Teenage fantasy fiction
Mystery fiction
Fantasy
Juvenile fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Garth Nix
ISBN: 1741144418 9781741144413
OCLC Number: 156730644
Awards: Winner of Fiction for Older Readers 2005 (Australia)
Short-listed for Young Australians' Best Book Award (YABBA) 2010 (Australia)
Description: 366 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Keys to the kingdom, bk. 3.
Responsibility: Garth Nix.

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Arthur Penhaligon has a broken leg, bad asthma, and an invitation he can't refuse. There's no time for recovery, Drowned Wednesday has sent a ship to pluck Arthur from his bed and sail him back to  Read more...

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this reader for one, can't wait for the next installment.' Chloe Mauger, Magpies, Vol 20, No 1, March 05enough to keep us wanting more without delay.' Viewpoint12 Autumn 2005I said once that this Read more...

 
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