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The house with a clock in its walls: Lewis Barnavelt Series, Book 1

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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!
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Last Grouping Update 2018-08-19 23:15:00PM
Last Indexed 2018-08-20 00:54:00AM

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subject_facet Barnavelt, Lewis (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Fantasy, Fantasy fiction, Good and evil -- Fiction, Magic -- Fiction, Magicians -- Juvenile fiction
title_display The house with a clock in its walls
title_full The House with a Clock In Its Walls Lewis Barnavelt Series, Book 1, The house with a clock in its walls / John Bellairs ; pictures by Edward Gorey
title_short The house with a clock in its walls
title_sub Lewis Barnavelt Series, Book 1
topic_facet Barnavelt, Lewis (Fictitious character), Fantasy, Good and evil, Juvenile Fiction, Magic, Magicians, Mystery