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The Resource The house with a clock in its walls, John Bellairs ; pictures by Edward Gorey

The house with a clock in its walls, John Bellairs ; pictures by Edward Gorey

Label
The house with a clock in its walls
Title
The house with a clock in its walls
Statement of responsibility
John Bellairs ; pictures by Edward Gorey
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
John Bellairs, the name in Gothic mysteries for middle graders, wrote terrifying tales full of adventure, attitude and alarm. For years, young readers have crept, crawled, and gone bump in the night with the unlikely heroes of these Gothic novels: Lewis Barnavelt, Johnny Dixon, and Anthony Monday. Now, the ten top-selling titles feature an updated cover look. Loyal fans and enticed newcomers will love the series even more with this haunting new look! Orphaned Lewis Barnavelt comes to live with his Uncle Jonathan and quickly learns that both his uncle and his next-door neighbor are witches on a quest to discover the terrifying clock ticking within the walls of Jonathan's house. Can the three of them save the world from certain destruction?
Member of
Summary
After being orphaned in a car accident, Lewis Barnavelt is sent to live with his uncle Jonathan -- who just happens to be a warlock The uncanny becomes sinister after Lewis summons the spirit of Mrs. Izard, the house's former occupant. He fights her evil powers while searching for a clock that is programmed to end the world. -- Description by Krista Biggs
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Action
digitized
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
085951
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
800
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Lewis Barnavelt mysteries
Series volume
0001
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The house with a clock in its walls, John Bellairs ; pictures by Edward Gorey
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=257&titleID=1313378
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A John Bellairs mystery featuring Lewis Barnavelt"--Cover
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn868666163
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (179 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781101659717
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Publisher number
EB00399237
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
0E87935B-0D6A-4568-813A-B372EF24BA33
System control number
(OCoLC)868666163
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
The house with a clock in its walls, John Bellairs ; pictures by Edward Gorey
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=257&titleID=1313378
Publication
Note
"A John Bellairs mystery featuring Lewis Barnavelt"--Cover
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn868666163
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (179 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781101659717
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Publisher number
EB00399237
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
0E87935B-0D6A-4568-813A-B372EF24BA33
System control number
(OCoLC)868666163
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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