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The sign of the sinister sorcerer

Author: Brad Strickland; John Bellairs
Publisher: New York : Dial Books for Young Readers, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In Michigan in the mid-1950s, Lewis Barnavelt is convinced that the series of accidents he and his uncle are experiencing are the result of a curse by a mysterious, hooded figure that may be part of his uncle's past.
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Genre/Form: Paranormal fiction
Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Brad Strickland; John Bellairs
ISBN: 9780803731516 0803731515
OCLC Number: 225852323
Notes: "A John Bellairs mystery featuring Lewis Barnavelt."
Description: 168 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Brad Strickland.

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In Michigan in the mid-1950s, Lewis Barnavelt is convinced that the series of accidents he and his uncle are experiencing are the result of a curse by a mysterious, hooded figure that may be part of his uncle's past.

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A nice addition to any library.

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2009-12-08) Good Permalink

For fans of Lewis Barnavelt, this latest book by John Bellairs will raise the hair in your neck and keep you up reading until late at night.  A series of accidents and strange happenings capture Lewis' attention.  From supernatural beings to strange figures writing glowing numbers in the...
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