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The gates

Author: John Connolly
Publisher: New York : Atria Books, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : 1st Atria books hardcover edView all editions and formats
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When Samuel Johnson and his dachshund Boswell go trick-or-treating early, they unwittingly unlock a gap in the universe that opens the gates of Hell, and Samuel must now fight to reseal it.
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Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction
Young adult works
Fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Connolly
ISBN: 9781439172636 1439172633 9781616642372 1616642378 9781439173053 1439173052 9781442429338 144242933X 9781444706741 1444706748 9780340995808 0340995807 9780340998663 0340998660 9780340995792 0340995793
OCLC Number: 377666031
Description: 296 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: John Connolly.

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'Brilliant. I loved every word of it. John has found a voice that compares favourably with Stephen King and Monty Python which is not an easy trick. The Gates is delightfully horrific and hilarious Read more...

 
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