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The giant razor-clawed granioptrix of Ice Mountain : a tale of a most terrible creature

Author: J D Wilson; Donovan Bixley
Publisher: Taupo, New Zealand : Erkel-Erkel Publishing Ltd, 2013. ©2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Tom gets a call to help save a village in a far off land, Moratador, from the pillaging of a great terrifying beast, the Granioptrix, controlled by a marauding thug, Ghastmangle. Tom has a dangerous trip by boat, just escapes drowning, as the boat is tossed over rocks, and then travels by Albatross to meet his grandmother and begins the battle of his life. On the last stage to the village, they have to defeat the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Children's stories, New Zealand
Action and adventure fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J D Wilson; Donovan Bixley
ISBN: 9780473240653 0473240653
OCLC Number: 945230457
Notes: Novel for children.
"From the archives of the sea people with additional material from the Moratador library."
Illustrations by Donovan Bixley.
Target Audience: Primary, intermediate.
Description: 157 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
Contents: "From the archives of the sea people with additional material from the Moratador Library" --
title page.-New Zealand author.-Tom gets a call to help save a village in a far off land, Moratador, from the pillaging of a great terrifying beast, the Granioptrix, controlled by a marauding thug, Ghastmangle. Tom has a dangerous trip by boat, just escapes drowning, as the boat is tossed over rocks, and then travels by Albatross to meet his grandmother and begins the battle of his life.
Other Titles: Tom Hassler and the giant razor-clawed granioptrix of Ice Mountain
Responsibility: Doug Wilson.

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"Tom gets a call to help save a village in a far off land, Moratador, from the pillaging of a great terrifying beast, the Granioptrix, controlled by a marauding thug, Ghastmangle. Tom has a dangerous trip by boat, just escapes drowning, as the boat is tossed over rocks, and then travels by Albatross to meet his grandmother and begins the battle of his life. On the last stage to the village, they have to defeat the killer ice bats in Groanlee Pass. Then the huge Granioptrix. One slash of those razor claws and he's dead. Tom is assisted by two polar bears, some eagles and the young girl archer from the village, Lydia"--Back cover.

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