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Stravaganza City of Secrets

Stravaganza City of Secrets

The much-awaited fourth title in the bestselling Stravaganza series

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ISBN 9781408810330
Published 5 April 2010 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Available in EPUB format
Software Read in Browser or Adobe Ebook Compatible Device
Language en
Author(s) By Hoffman, Mary
Series Stravaganza
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ISBN-13 9781408810330
ISBN-10 1408810336
Stock Available
Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Imprint Bloomsbury Children's Books
Publication Date 5 April 2010
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format EPUB ebook – EPub ebook ed
Edition EPub ebook ed
Author(s) By Hoffman, Mary
Series Stravaganza
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Classic Fiction (Pub. < 1900)
Historical Fiction
Fantasy & Magical Realism
Children's and Educational
VIC Ebook Premier's Reading Challenge
Ebook Challenge Level: 9-10
Number of Pages 400
Dimensions Width: 129mm
Height: 198mm
Weight Not specified - defaults to 0g
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile;Young adult
Dewey Code 823.914
Catalogue Code 141070

Description of this Electronic Book

When Matt is unexpectedly transported to the Scriptorium of Padavia (real-life Padua) University, he discovers he is a Stravagante who can travel through time using his talisman, a leather-bound book. Together with Luciano, now studying at the University, and Arianna, in disguise as a boy, he must fight the dangerous di Chimici clan who are on the verge of making a terrifying breakthrough into our world. A breathtaking and thrilling novel that will delight all Stravaganza fans.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review 'City of Masks is a poignant, touching and exciting novel . . . without doubt a masterwork of contemporary children's literature'

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Author's Bio

Mary Hoffman is an acclaimed children's author and critic. She is the author of the internationally bestselling picture book Amazing Grace. Her Stravaganza Sequence for Bloomsbury has its own fan forum and Stravaganza - City of Secrets, was shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal. The Falconer's Knot was shortlisted for the Guardian Fiction Award. She has three grown-up children and lives with her husband in West Oxfordshire.

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