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Author: Louis Sachar; Susan Hellard
Publisher: London : Bloomsbury, 2010.
Series: Marvin Redpost, bk. 6
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Marvin cannot get to sleep. It's late, the ground is hard in Nick Tuffle's garden, he is far too full on cake and he has drunk too much punch. Then he hears a low humming noise. He feels the earth shudder beneath him and there is a bright flash - sort of the same colour as the green icing on Nick's birthday cake. Is he dreaming or was that a flying birthday cake, candles aglow? Perhaps something much stranger is on  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Children's stories
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Louis Sachar; Susan Hellard
ISBN: 9781408801642 1408801647
OCLC Number: 528411028
Notes: Originally published: New York: Random House, 1999; London: Bloomsbury Children's, 2005.
Description: pages cm.
Series Title: Marvin Redpost, bk. 6
Responsibility: Louis Sachar ; illustrated by Sue Hellard.
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Marvin cannot get to sleep. It's late, the ground is hard in Nick Tuffle's garden, he is far too full on cake and he has drunk too much punch. Then he hears a low humming noise. He feels the earth  Read more...

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'Louis Sachar is one of the few masters of American fiction' Independent on Sunday Praise for 'Holes': 'Magic and hard realism come crashing together. This is an extraordinary and unconventional Read more...

 
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