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The snow merchant

Author: Sam Gayton
Publisher: London : Andersen, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Lettie Peppercorn has lived her whole life in a house on stilts, never setting foot on the ground. When a man arrives claiming to be the greatest alchemist who has ever lived, her life is changed forever as she embarks on an adventure in pursuit of the secret of snow. Suggested level: primary, intermediate.
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Genre/Form: Children's stories
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sam Gayton
ISBN: 9781849393348 1849393346
OCLC Number: 794296792
Notes: Originally published: 2011.
Description: 1 volume : illustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Sam Gayton.

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Lettie Peppercorn lives in a house on stilts near the wind-swept coast of Albion. Nothing incredible has ever happened to her, until one winter's night.He claims to be an alchemist - the greatest  Read more...

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"A tale of self discovery, family and friendship...an inventive and accomplished debut." -- Daniel Hahn * Independent on Sunday * "A delightful debut...full of action and invention." -- Nicolette Read more...

 
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