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The Resource Count Karlstein, Philip Pullman ; decorative illustrations by Diana Bryan

Count Karlstein, Philip Pullman ; decorative illustrations by Diana Bryan

Label
Count Karlstein
Title
Count Karlstein
Statement of responsibility
Philip Pullman ; decorative illustrations by Diana Bryan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the mountains of Switzerland the wicked Count Karlstein plots to abandon his two orphaned nieces in a hunting lodge as prey for the Demon Huntsman and his ghostly hounds. Can you hear the distant howling of hounds and the thunder of ghostly hooves? It's All Souls' Eve and Zamiel the Demon Huntsman has come to claim his prey! He's headed straight for Castle Karlstein, where the evil count has hatched an evil plan; he'll sacrifice his two young nieces to save himself. Can Lucy and Charlotte outwit their uncle and his oily henchmen to escape their dreadful fate? From the award-winning author of The Golden Compass and The Subtle Knife comes a spooky, funny thriller just right for those middle-grade readers looking for horror--and humor
Summary
In the mountains of Switzerland the wicked Count Karlstein plots to abandon his two orphaned nieces in a hunting lodge as prey for the Demon Huntsman and his ghostly hounds
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
083776
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.P968
LC item number
Co 1998
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
860
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Count Karlstein, Philip Pullman ; decorative illustrations by Diana Bryan
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Hildi -- Narratives by various hands -- Lucy's narrative -- Hildi's narrative -- Police report number 354/21 -- Miss Augusta Davenport's narrative -- Charlotte's narrative -- Max Grindoff's narrative -- Hildi's narrative continued -- Miss Augusta davenport's narrative continued -- Lucy's narrative continued -- Hildi's narrative continued -- Lucy's narrative continued -- Hildi again
Control code
83814
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
243 p.
Isbn
9780679992554
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
97044160
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm38090857
  • (OCoLC)38090857
Label
Count Karlstein, Philip Pullman ; decorative illustrations by Diana Bryan
Link
Publication
Contents
Hildi -- Narratives by various hands -- Lucy's narrative -- Hildi's narrative -- Police report number 354/21 -- Miss Augusta Davenport's narrative -- Charlotte's narrative -- Max Grindoff's narrative -- Hildi's narrative continued -- Miss Augusta davenport's narrative continued -- Lucy's narrative continued -- Hildi's narrative continued -- Lucy's narrative continued -- Hildi again
Control code
83814
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
243 p.
Isbn
9780679992554
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
97044160
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm38090857
  • (OCoLC)38090857

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