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The serial garden : the complete Armitage family stories

Author: Joan Aiken; Andi Watson
Publisher: Easthampton, MA : Big Mouth House : Distributed to the trade by Consortium, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Follows the adventures of Mr. and Mrs. Armitage and their children, Harriet, Mark, and little Milo, as they try to find innovative ways to cope with a variety of extraordinary events including stray unicorns in the garden, lessons in magic that go awry, and eviction from their house to make way for a young magicians' seminary.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Joan Aiken; Andi Watson
ISBN: 9781931520577 1931520577
OCLC Number: 216936933
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection
Target Audience: Age 10+
Description: 327 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Yes, but today is Tuesday --
Broomsticks and sardines --
The frozen cuckoo --
Sweet singeing in the choir --
The ghostly governess --
Harriet's birthday present --
Dragon Monday --
Armitage, Armitage, fly away home --
Rocket full of pie --
Doll's house to let, mod. con. --
Tea at Ravensburgh --
The land of trees and heroes --
Harriet's hairloom --
The stolen quince tree --
The apple of trouble --
The serial garden --
Mrs. Nutti's fireplace --
The looking-glass tree --
Miss Hooting's legacy --
Kitty Snickersnee --
Goblin music --
The chinese dragon --
don't go fishing on Witches' Day --
Milo's new word.
Other Titles: Complete Armitage family stories
Armitage family stories
Responsibility: Joan Aiken ; with introductions by Garth Nix and Joan Aiken's daughter Lizza Aiken ; [interior illustrations by Andi Watson].
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This first complete collection of Aiken's beloved Armitage stories includes four new, never-before-published stories. Charming and magical, the uncommon lives of the Armitage family are sure to  Read more...

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