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Maddigan's quest

Author: Margaret Mahy
Publisher: Auckland [N.Z.] : HarperCollins Publishers, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A bizarre group of travellers brave the twisting, tricksy landscape of Remaking, after the time of Chaos that ripped the world apart. They are the acrobats, clowns, trapeze artists, jugglers and musician who make up Maddigan's Fantasia. At the centre of the troupe is 12-year-old Garland, daughter of Ferdy Maddigan, Fantasia's ringmaster. Garland has made this trip many times, but this time three mysterious children  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Children's stories, New Zealand
Fantasy fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Teen fiction
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Margaret Mahy
ISBN: 1869506022 9781869506025
OCLC Number: 156768813
Notes: Novel for children.
TV tie-in.
Previously published as: Maddigan's fantasia.
Description: 493 p., [8] p. of plates : col. ill. ; 20 cm.
Other Titles: Maddigan's fantasia
Maddigan's quest (Television program)
Responsibility: Margaret Mahy.

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A bizarre group of travellers brave the twisting, tricksy landscape of Remaking, after the time of Chaos that ripped the world apart. They are the acrobats, clowns, trapeze artists, jugglers and musician who make up Maddigan's Fantasia. At the centre of the troupe is 12-year-old Garland, daughter of Ferdy Maddigan, Fantasia's ringmaster. Garland has made this trip many times, but this time three mysterious children join the Fantasia and the sinister strangers who follow them become a dangerous enigma for Garland who slowly unlocks the secret of their origin. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary.

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