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The Keys to the Kingdom Complete Collection (slipcase)

The Keys to the Kingdom Complete Collection (slipcase)
 

Arthur is not supposed to be a hero. But when he is saved from an untimely death by a strange key shaped like the hand of a clock, everything changes. Arthur is safe, but his world is in terrible danger, and Arthur will have to be a hero whether he likes it or not. Desperate, he ... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781760875848
Barcode 9781760875848
Release Date 5 November 2019 by Allen & Unwin
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Nix, Garth
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ISBN-13 9781760875848
ISBN-10 1760875848
Stock Release date is 5 November 2019
Status Available for pre-order, ships once released
Publisher Allen & Unwin
Imprint Allen & Unwin Children's Books
Release Date 5 November 2019
Publication Country Australia Australia
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Nix, Garth
Category Award Winning
Fantasy & Magical Realism
Australian
Number of Pages 2272
Dimensions Width: 128mm
Height: 198mm
Weight 2,260g
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code Not specified
Catalogue Code 1005439

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Arthur is not supposed to be a hero. But when he is saved from an untimely death by a strange key shaped like the hand of a clock, everything changes. Arthur is safe, but his world is in terrible danger, and Arthur will have to be a hero whether he likes it or not. Desperate, he ventures inside a mysterious house that only he can see, where he finds himself battling powerful enemies and making unexpected friends. Arthur must unravel the secrets of the Keys, piece together the Will of the Architect, discover his true fate and save the world...if he can.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

Awards Winner of YABBAs 2005 (Australia) -- Commended for CBCA Book of the Year Awards 2004 (Australia) -- Short-listed for Older Readers category - MISTER MONDAY 2010 (Australia) -- Short-listed for Young Australians' Best Book Awards (YABBAs) - MISTER MONDAY 2010 (Australia) -- Short-listed for Fiction for Older Readers category - GRIM TUESDAY 2010 (Australia)

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Author's Bio

Garth Nix has been a full-time writer since 2001, but has also worked as a literary agent, marketing consultant, book editor, book publicist, book sales representative, bookseller, and as a part-time soldier in the Australian Army Reserve. Garth's books include the young adult fantasy Old Kingdom series, comprising Sabriel, Lirael, Abhorsen, Clariel and Goldenhand; science fiction novels Shade's Children and A Confusion of Princes; and a Regency romance with magic, Newt's Emerald. His fantasy novels for children include The Ragwitch, the six books of the Seventh Tower sequence, the Keys to the Kingdom series and others. He has co-written several books with Sean Williams, including the Troubletwisters series, Spirit Animals Book Three: Blood Ties, Have Sword, Will Travel, and the sequel Let Sleeping Dragons Lie. A contributor to many anthologies and magazines, Garth's selected short fiction has been collected in Across the Wall and To Hold the Bridge. More than five million copies of Garth's books have been sold around the world. They have appeared on the bestseller lists of The New York Times, Publishers Weekly and USA Today, and his work has been translated into 42 languages. His fantasy-adventure Frogkisser! is being developed as a film by Twentieth Century Fox/Blue Sky Animation. www.garthnix.com facebook.com/garthnix Twitter @garthnix

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