Inkheart Movie Storybook by Cornelia Funke
  

Inkheart Movie Storybook

Written by Cornelia Funke

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This is the perfect book to introduce younger siblings of Inkheart fans to the world of Inkworld prior to the movie release in January. Inkheart is an enthralling tale of loyalty, passion and betrayal, with Cornelia’s trademark wit, warmth and humanity and this is a simple retelling of the story and illustrated throughout with movie stills. A perfect taster of what’s to come.

Inkheart the movie, released on 12th December 2008, stars among others Helen Mirren, Eliza Bennett and Jim Broadbent and has been made by the makers of The Lord of the Rings and The Golden Compass.

Click here to see the trailer http://www.inkheartmovie.com/

Synopsis

Inkheart Movie Storybook by Cornelia Funke

Meggie loves books. So does her father, Mo, a bookbinder although he has never read aloud to her since her mother mysteriously disappeared. They live quietly until the night a stranger knocks on their door. He has come with a warning that forces Mo to reveal an extraordinary secret - a storytelling secret that will change their lives forever. Illustrated with full-colour movie stills.

About the Author

Cornelia Funke

Cornelia Funke is the New York Times bestselling author of the Inkheart trilogy, The Thief Lord and a whole host of popular children’s novels and picture books.

Born in 1958 in the German town of Dorsten, Cornelia initially worked as an illustrator but soon began writing her own stories, quickly establishing a reputation as one of Germany’s best-loved children’s authors.

Her international breakthrough came with the fantasy novel Dragon Rider, which spent 78 weeks on the New York Times bestseller list. Success continued with the publication of The Thief Lord, which immediately climbed to the #2 spot on the New York Times bestseller list and stayed there for 19 weeks, selling 1.5 million copies.

Inkheart the movie, starring Brendan Fraser, Helen Mirren and Paul Bettany, was released in 2008.

Reckless marked the start of Funke’s exciting new Mirrorworld series, and was followed by Fearless.

Cornelia Funke now lives in California and is working on several new books.

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Paperback

Author

Cornelia Funke
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Publisher

Chicken House Ltd

Publication date

27th October 2008

ISBN

9781905294824

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