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The toymaker

Author: Jeremy De Quidt; Gary Blythe
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : David Fickling Books, 2010, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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What good is a toy that will wind down? What if you could put a heart in one? A real heart. One that beat and beat and didn't stop. What couldn't you do if you could make a toy like that? From the moment Mathias becomes the owner of a mysterious piece of paper, he is in terrible danger.
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Genre/Form: Children's stories
Fantasy fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jeremy De Quidt; Gary Blythe
ISBN: 9780385751803 038575180X 9780385751803 9780375893667 0375893660 9781849920049 1849920044 9780385751810 0385751818
OCLC Number: 652522820
Awards: Shortlisted for Waterstone's Children's Book Prize 2010.
Description: 356 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Jeremy de Quidt ; with illustrations by Gary Blythe.
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What good is a toy that will wind down? What if you could put a heart in one? A real heart. One that beat and beat and didn't stop. What couldn't you do if you could make a toy like that? From the  Read more...

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