The Ring of Solomon - The Bartimaeus Sequence (Paperback)Jonathan Stroud (author)
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Publisher: Random House Children's Publishers UK
Number of pages: 448
Weight: 309 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 28 mm
"The voice is as funny as ever, but there are also passages of eerie beauty . . . Stroud has lost none of his dazzle" -- Suzi Feay * Financial Times *
"Wonderfully written and brilliantly plotted, this book provides an entertaining cast of characters and a satisfying denoument, with ends finally tied after many twists and turns. Bartimaeus himself is a brilliant creation, offering lots of comedy opportunities to the writer" -- Marilyn Brocklehurst * The Bookseller *
"May be the best one yet . . . Needless to say Bartimaeus is a tad resentful of the magicians and expresses his disgruntlement with wit, much sarcasm, and occasional magician-devouring" -- Susan Goundrey Kruse * Stories from the Web *
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