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The tricksters

Author: Margaret Mahy
Publisher: New York : Aladdin Paperbacks, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : 1st Aladdin pbk. edView all editions and formats
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While gathered together for the Christmas holiday, a large New Zealand family and their various guests and hangers-on find their lives suddenly invaded by three fascinating but rather sinister brothers and by New Year nothing is the same again.
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction, New Zealand
Fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Margaret Mahy
ISBN: 0689829108 9780689829109 0613192486 9780613192484
OCLC Number: 42359117
Notes: Novel for young adults by a New Zealand author.
Originally published: London : Dent, 1986.
Description: 266 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Margaret Mahy.

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While gathered together for the Christmas holiday, a large New Zealand family and their various guests and hangers-on find their lives suddenly invaded by three fascinating but rather sinister brothers and by New Year nothing is the same again.

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