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The familiars

Author: Adam Jay Epstein; Andrew Jacobson; Peter Chan; Kei Acedera
Publisher: New York : Harper, An Imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, 2011. ©2010
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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When a scrappy alley cat named Aldwyn passes himself off as a magical animal companion to Jack, a young wizard in training, Aldwyn and his fellow "familiars," a know-it-all blue jay and bumbling tree frog, must save the kingdom after the evil queen of Vastia kidnaps Jack and two other wizards.
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Genre/Form: Adventure stories
Fantasy fiction
Adventure fiction
Action and adventure fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Adam Jay Epstein; Andrew Jacobson; Peter Chan; Kei Acedera
ISBN: 9780061961083 0061961086 9780061961106 0061961108
OCLC Number: 526057831
Awards: Sunshine State Young Reader's Award, 2013.
Target Audience: Ages 8-12.
Description: 360 pages : illustrations, maps ; 22 cm
Contents: Catch of the day --
Unfamiliar surroundings --
Stone Runlet --Storm berries and bookworms --
Walkabout --
Midnight visitors --
Into the unknown --
Agdaleen and the Octopot --
The tree frogs of Daku --
Vastia's most wanted --
The Bridge of Betrayal --
A secret history --
The mountain alchemist --
An unwelcome return --
Torentia Falls --
The sunken palace --
The hydra of Mukrete --
Paksahara --The prophesized three.
Responsibility: Adam Jay Epstein, Andrew Jacobson ; art by Peter Chan & Kei Acedera.
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When a scrappy alley cat named Aldwyn passes himself off as a magical animal companion to Jack, a young wizard in training, Aldwyn and his fellow "familiars," a know-it-all blue jay and bumbling tree frog, must save the kingdom after the evil queen of Vastia kidnaps Jack and two other wizards.

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