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Eight days of Luke

Author: Diana Wynne Jones
Publisher: London : Macmillan, 1975.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A teenage boy learns that his new friend possesses supernatural powers, and as they encounter a series of mysterious people, he discovers his friend's true origins. It's summer vacation, but David's stuck with his unpleasant relatives. Then a strange boy named Luke turns up, joking that David has released him from a prison. Or is he joking? He seems to have strange powers, and control over fire ... Soon David finds  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Diana Wynne Jones
ISBN: 0333171411 9780333171417
OCLC Number: 16298088
Description: [7], 165 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Diana Wynne Jones.

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A teenage boy learns that his new friend possesses supernatural powers, and as they encounter a series of mysterious people, he discovers his friend's true origins. It's summer vacation, but David's stuck with his unpleasant relatives. Then a strange boy named Luke turns up, joking that David has released him from a prison. Or is he joking? He seems to have strange powers, and control over fire ... Soon David finds himself in a dangerous hunt for a lost treasure -- a hunt that will determine Luke's fate. An exciting tale based on Norse mythology, now back in print.

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