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The Resource Abarat: The First Book of Hours

Abarat: The First Book of Hours

Label
Abarat: The First Book of Hours
Title
Abarat: The First Book of Hours
Statement of responsibility
Clive Barker
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Clive Barker, author of The Thief of Always, delivers an epic battle filled with fantasy and adventure that readers won't want to put down!A journey beyond imagination is about to unfold...It begins in Chickentown, USA. There lives Candy Quackenbush, her heart bursting for some clue as to what her future might hold.When the answer comes, it's not one she expects.Welcome to the Abarat, a vast archipelago where every island is a different hour of the day. Candy has a place in this extraordinary land: She is here to help save the Abarat from the dark forces that are stirring at its heart—forces older than Time itself, and more evil than anything Candy has ever encountered. She's a strange heroine, she knows. But this is a strange world.And in the Abarat, all things are possible.Don't miss this first book in Clive Barker's New York Times bestselling Abarat series
Member of
Summary
Candy Quackenbush of Chickentown, Minnesota, one day finds herself on the edge of a foreign world that is populated by strange creatures, and her life is forever changed
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2003
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082229
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
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760
Literary form
fiction
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  • 7
  • 10
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
Series statement
Abarat
Series volume
0001
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Abarat: The First Book of Hours
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:3cb6662c-9eef-416a-a5c7-085685c7f43a
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780062044013
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Abarat: The First Book of Hours
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:3cb6662c-9eef-416a-a5c7-085685c7f43a
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780062044013
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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