The Field Guide - Spiderwick Chronicles by Holly Black, Tony DiTerlizzi
  

The Field Guide - Spiderwick Chronicles

Written by Holly Black, Tony DiTerlizzi

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Book one of The Spiderwick Chronicles in which Mallory, Simon and Jared get acquainted with their new home but find many unexpected things. It all started when Jared Grace found their great uncle's book filled with pictures of fantastic creatures - Arthur Spiderwick's Field Guide to the Fantastical World Around You - and an even bigger mystery - the disappearance of his great-great-uncle and Lucinda's father, Arthur Spiderwick. The children’s fantastical mystery tour begins. To read the Spiderwick Chronicles in order start with The Field Guide, continue with The Seeing Stone then Lucinda's Secret followed by The Ironwood Tree and last but by no means leastThe Wrath of Mulgarath.

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The Field Guide - Spiderwick Chronicles by Holly Black, Tony DiTerlizzi

Book 1 of The Spiderwick Chronicles in which Mallory, Simon and Jared get acquainted with their new home but find many unexpected things. It all started when Jared Grace found their great uncle's book, "Arthur Spiderwick's Field Guide to the Fantastic World Around You" and they realise that are not alone in their new house. Now the Grace kids want to tell their story but the faeries will do everything to stop them...It's up to you to spread the word about their discovery. But heed their warnings, wear some red, turn your clothes inside out - all anti-faerie devices - and get ready to enter a world that you never knew existed...Their world is closer than you think... It's here... The Spiderwick Chronicles is now a major motion-picture!

About the Author

Holly Black, Tony DiTerlizzi

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Acclaimed children’s book creator, Tony DiTerlizzi was born into an artistic household on September 6, 1969. Being the first of three visually adept children, it didn’t take long for his family and friends to realize that he was one strange, but talented lad. At an early age Tony began embracing the whimsical, the wondrous, and the surreal, all of which sparked his wild imagination.

In Summer 2003, Tony and Holly collaborated on the New York Times bestselling Spiderwick Chronicles. This five-book series has been called "vintage Victorian fantasy" by the New York Post and Time Magazine reported that "the books wallow in their dusty Olde Worlde charm." Also receiving starred reviews in Publisher's Weekly and Kirkus, the Spiderwick Chronicles have been translated into 27 languages worldwide.

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Paperback

Author

Holly Black, Tony DiTerlizzi
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Author's Website

www.diterlizzi.com/

Publisher

Simon & Schuster Ltd

Publication date

18th February 2008

ISBN

9781847381958

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