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Marvin Redpost 8: A Magic Crystal?

Written by Louis Sachar

Part of the Marvin Redpost S. Series

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LoveReading View on Marvin Redpost 8: A Magic Crystal?

The final Marvin Redpost adventure about an ordinary boy with a big heart and a strong desire to work things out even when they’re complicated. Marvin ventures into new territory when he goes home to Casey’s house after school for the first time. It’s an experience that’s full of interest. For a start Casey lives in an old fire station.  In addition, Casey has a crystal with magic powers that makes wishes come true. Marvin enjoys Casey’s magic powers even if he is not sure exactly whether he believes in them or not..

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Marvin Redpost 8: A Magic Crystal? Synopsis

Marvin is amazed when he goes home with Casey Happleton one day after school and discovers that she lives in an old fire station. But that's not all that surprises him. Casey has a secret she wants to share - a crystal with super magical powers. A crystal that makes all your wishes come true. Can it be real or could she be casting her own spell on him?

Marvin Redpost 8: A Magic Crystal? Press Reviews

'Louis Sachar is one of the few masters of American fiction'
Independent on Sunday Praise for

'Holes': 'Magic and hard realism come crashing together. This is an extraordinary and unconventional novel'
Observer

'An exceptionally good novel'
Sunday Times Praise for

'Sideways Stories from Wayside School': 'Thirty clever, fast-moving stories that describe the bizarre events at Wayside School ... each story is refreshingly different'
Guardian

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ISBN: 9781408801666
Publication date: 21/06/2010
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Format: Paperback

Book Information

ISBN: 9781408801666
Publication date: 21st June 2010
Author: Louis Sachar
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 128 pages
Suitable for: 5+ readers
Genres: General Fiction
Recommendations: eBooks

About Louis Sachar

Julia Eccleshare, our very own editorial expert as well as Children's Books Editor of the Guardian says of Louis: Best-selling author Louis Sachar took the world by storm with Holes, his remarkable story about a group of boys in a reform camp. But he deserves to be just as famous and popular for his many other books which display his hallmark qualities of warmth, empathy and understanding of all kinds of young readers but especially those whose lives have gone a bit awry. Young readers are immediately attracted to Louis Sachar’s novels for his great and unusual stories ...

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