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The midnight palace

Author: Carlos Ruiz Zafón
Publisher: London : Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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On the eve of his sixteenth birthday, Ben and his group of friends are preparing to leave St Patrick's orphanage where they have grown up. They have formed a secret club, The Chowbar Society, that meets each week at the abandoned mansion they have christened the Midnight Palace. But just as they are about to leave, an old woman appears. She introduces Ben to Sheere, the sister from whom he was separated at birth.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carlos Ruiz Zafón
ISBN: 0297856456 9780297856450
OCLC Number: 711046490
Description: 281 pages ; 21 cm
Other Titles: Palacio de la medianoche.
Responsibility: Carlos Ruiz Zafón ; translated from the Spanish by Lucia Graves.

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From the author of THE SHADOW OF THE WIND, the haunting story of a secret society and a labyrinthine railway station with a dark past  Read more...

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Murders most foul, chilling crimes and dark deeds... Carlos Ruiz Zafon, author of The Shadow of the Wind, locates his ghost story in The Midnight Palace VOGUE - May 2011 'Set in 1930s Calcutta, this Read more...

 
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