The Fourteenth Summer of Angus Jack

by Jen Storer

Illustrated by Lucinda Gifford

On Sale: 01/09/2015

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About the Book

Funny, exhilarating and a little bit scary; a bewitching blend of Norse mythology and urban fantasy.Since moving to Australia with their father, Angus Jack and his sister, Martha, have moved house constantly. They end up living next door to a peculiar old lady called Reafen, who is a second-hand dealer. To Angus and Martha, Reafen seems harmless enough. But who is she really and where did she get all the weird stuff in her shop? Without his knowledge, Reafen draws Angus into her world; into ancient feuds, Wild Magick and bitter rivalries - into the secret dealings of Vikings and goblins and all those who have lived in the Old Realm. Funny, exhilarating and a little bit scary; a bewitching blend of Norse mythology and urban fantasy from the award-winning author of TENSY FARLOW AND THE HOME FOR MISLAID CHILDREN. Ages: 8-11 years

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Funny, exhilarating and a little bit scary; a bewitching blend of Norse mythology and urban fantasy.
Angus Jack and his sister, Martha, have moved to Australia with their father to start a new life. They end up living in a bayside suburb, next door to a peculiar old lady called Reafen, who is a second-hand dealer. To Angus and Martha, Reafen seems harmless enough. But who is she really and where did she get all the weird and creepy stuff in her shop? Reafen kicks off a chain of events that draws Angus into her world, into ancient feuds, wild magick and bitter rivalries, into the astonishing dramas of the Old Realm.

http://www.harpercollins.com.au/9781460705209/the-fourteenth-summer-of-angus-jack

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Product Details

  • ISBN: 9780733334436
  • ISBN 10: 0733334431
  • Imprint: ABC Books - AU
  • On Sale: 09/01/2015
  • Pages: 336
  • List Price: 16.99 AUD
  • BISAC1: Children's, Teenage & educational / General fiction (Children's - Teenage)

Biography

Jen Storer has written many acclaimed books for children, including the best-selling ‘Truly Tan' series: Truly Tan, Truly Tan: Jinxed!, Truly Tan: Spooked! and Truly Tan: Freaked! (illustrated by Claire Robertson). Jen is the author of the children's fantasy novels, Tensy Farlow and the Home for Mislaid Children, The Accidental Princess (illustrated by Lucia Masciullo) and most recently, The Fourteenth Summer of Angus Jack (illustrated by Lucinda Gifford). Jen's ‘Crystal Bay' series includes Quincy Jordan and Romy Bright. Her ‘Danny Best' series (illustrated by Mitch Vane) begins with Danny Best: Full On. Jen is also a picture book creator, whose titles include Clarrie's Pig Day Out with illustrator Sue deGennaro, to be published in 2016. http://www.jenstorer.com, www.fourteenthsummer.com @jenstorerauthor


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