The Chronicles of Chrestomanci, Volume 1: Charmed Life/The Lives of Christopher Chant (Mass Market Paperbound)

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Diana Wynne Jones has a magic like none other. I picked up Howl's Moving Castle when I was a kid, desperately trying to fill the void in between Harry Potter novels. I quickly devoured everything I could by her and never looked back. The books of Chrestomanci are still some of my favorite books to read.

"She always gave the impression that the stories, the ones she wrote and wrote so very well and wisely, had simply happened, and all she had to do was hold the pen."

-Neil Gaiman

--Kelly

— From Kelly Orazi

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In this multiple parallel universes of the Twelve Related Worlds, only an enchanter with nine lives is powerful enough to control the rampant misuse of magic--and to hold the title Chrestomanci...

The Chants are a family strong in magic, but neither Christopher Chant nor Cat Chant can work even the simplest of spells. Who could have dreamed that both Christopher and Cat were born with nine lives--or that they could lose them so quickly?

Product Details
ISBN: 9780064472685
ISBN-10: 006447268X
Publisher: Greenwillow Books
Publication Date: April 10th, 2007
Pages: 608
Language: English
Series: Chronicles of Chrestomanci