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Dark Lord of Derkholm
Dark Lord of Derkholm Series Book #1 of 2
Author: Diana Wynne Jones

Book Info

Published on October 29, 1998
Age Group: 12 - 18 years
Reading Level: AR: 5.5 (18.0 Points, Quiz #35400)
GLE: 6.2
Lexile® measure: 770L

Derk, an unconventional wizard, and his magical family become involved in a plan to put a stop to the devastating tours of their world arranged by the tyrannical Mr. Chesney.

Publisher Description:
Mr. Chesney operates Pilgrim Parties, a tour group that takes paying participants into an outer realm where the inhabitants play frightening and foreboding roles. The time has come to end the staged madness . . . but can it really be stopped? Master storyteller Diana Wynne Jones serves up twists and turns, introduces Querida, Derk, Blade, and Shona and a remarkable cast of wizards, soldiers, kings, dragons, and griffins, and mixes in a lively dash of humor. With all the ingredients of high fantasy, this unforgettable novel will delight fans old and new.

345 pages. List price $16.95
ISBN-10: 0688160042
ISBN-13: 9780688160043
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ISBN-10: 0064473368
ISBN-13: 9780064473361
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