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House of Secrets

Cordelia, Brendan, and Eleanor Walker, aged fifteen to eight, must rely on a mysterious book to face the Wind Witch and her father, the Storm King, who have kidnapped Dr. and Mrs. Walker and brought them to a strange world of magic.

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  • "Cordelia, Brendan, and Eleanor Walker, aged fifteen to eight, must rely on a mysterious book to face the Wind Witch and her father, the Storm King, who have kidnapped Dr. and Mrs. Walker and brought them to a strange world of magic."@en
  • "Cordelia, Brendan, and Eleanor Walker, aged fifteen to eight, must rely on a mysterious book to face the Wind Witch and her father, the Storm King, who have kidnapped Dr. and Mrs. Walker and brought them to a strange world of magic."
  • "When Brendan, Cordelia and Nell move to Kristoff House they have no idea that they are about to unleash the dark magic locked within. For the house once belonged to a crazed writer, whos stories have come to life. Literally. Now the Walker kids must battle against deadly pirates, bloodthirsty warriors and a bone-crushing giant. If they fail they will never see their parents again and a power-mad witch will take over the world."@en
  • "The sequel to the <New York Times</ bestselling <House of Secrets</'hailed by J. K. Rowling as "a breakneck, jam-packed roller coaster of an adventure"'this second installment by Hollywood director Chris Columbus (of Harry Potter fame) and bestselling author Ned Vizzini (<It's Kind of a Funny Story</) is full of even more explosive twists and turns.</ Since the siblings' last adventure, life in the Walker household is much improved'the family is rich and the Wind Witch is banished. But no Walker will be safe until she is found, and summoning her to San Francisco brings all the danger that comes with her and puts the Walkers in the crosshairs of a mysterious journey through Denver Kristoff's books. As the Walkers travel from ancient Rome to World War II to Tibet, they'll be tested in ways that cut deeper than before, by Denver Kristoff, the Wind Witch, and each other.</ Fantasy-fiction fans who enjoy Rick Riordan will find much to love in this thrilling and action-packed novel!</"@en
  • "From legendary Hollywood director Chris Columbus (Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's StoneIt's Kind of a Funny Story) comes this first book in an epic new fantasy series.Brendan, Eleanor, and Cordelia Walker once had everything: two loving parents, a beautiful house in San Francisco, and all the portable electronic devices they could want. But everything changed when Dr. Walker lost his job in the wake of a mysterious incident. Now in dire straits, the family must relocate to an old Victorian house that used to be the home of occult novelist Denver Kristoff?a house that feels simultaneously creepy and too good to be true.By the time the Walkers realize that one of their neighbors has sinister plans for them, they're banished to a primeval forest way off the grid. Their parents? Gone. Their friends? A world away. And they aren't alone. Bloodthirsty medieval warriors patrol the woods around them, supernatural pirates roam the neighboring seas, and a power-hungry queen rules the land. To survive, the siblings will have to be braver than they ever thought possible?and fight against their darkest impulses. The key may lie in their own connection to the secret Kristoff legacy. But as they unravel that legacy, they'll discover it's not just their family that's in danger . . . it's the entire world."@en
  • "Hailed as "a breakneck, jam-packed roller coaster of an adventure" by J. K. Rowling, this New York Times bestseller is the first installment in the explosive tween fantasy series by famed Hollywood director Chris Columbus (of Harry Potter fame) and bestselling author Ned Vizzini (It's Kind of a Funny Story). Siblings Brendan, Eleanor, and Cordelia Walker once had everything they could ever want. But everything changed when Dr. Walker lost his job. Now the family must relocate to an old Victorian house, formerly the home of occult novelist Denver Kristoff'a house that simultaneously feels creepy and too good to be true. By the time the Walkers realize that one of their neighbors has sinister plans for them, they're banished to a primeval forest way off the grid. Bloodthirsty medieval warriors patrol the woods around them, supernatural pirates roam the neighboring seas, and a power-hungry queen rules the land. To survive, the siblings will have to be braver than they ever thought possible'and to fight against their darkest impulses. The key may lie in their own connection to the secret Kristoff legacy. But as they unravel that legacy, they'll discover that it's not just their family that's in danger . . . it's the entire world."@en
  • "Since the siblings' last adventure, life in the Walker household is much improved -- the family is rich and the Wind Witch is banished. But no Walker will be safe until she is found. Summoning her to San Francisco brings all the danger that comes with her, and puts the Walkers in the crosshairs of a mysterious journey through Denver Kristoff's books. As the Walkers travel from ancient Rome to World War II to Tibet, they are tested in ways that cut deeper than before -- by Denver Kristoff, the Wind Witch, and one another."@en

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  • "Kinderbücher bis 11 Jahre"
  • "Young adult fiction"@en
  • "Electronic books"
  • "Electronic books"@en
  • "Young adult works"@en
  • "Juvenile works"
  • "Juvenile works"@en
  • "Suspense fiction"@en
  • "Children's stories"@en
  • "Fiction"
  • "Fiction"@en
  • "Jugendbücher ab 12 Jahre"
  • "Fantasy fiction"@en
  • "Occult fiction"
  • "Paranormal fiction"@en

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  • "House of Secrets"@en
  • "House of Secrets"
  • "House of Secrets Der Fluch des Denver Kristoff"
  • "Battle of the beasts"@en
  • "House of Secrets: Battle of the Beasts"@en
  • "House of Secrets - der Fluch des Denver Kristoff"
  • "House of secrets battle of the beasts"@en
  • "House of secrets"@en
  • "House of secrets"