Midnight for Charlie Bone

By Jenny Nimmo
The first book in the stunning repackage of the NEW YORK TIMES and USA TODAY bestselling Children of the Red King series!
A mysterious case, the search for a missing girl, and a legacy of magic . . .
When Charlie Bone discovers that he can hear the conversations of people in photographs, he is shipped off to Bloor's Academy, an elite school for the rich, gifted, and magically endowed. Once there, he realizes that some of his classmates have equally mysterious powers, and Charlie becomes absorbed in uncovering their dangerous secrets.

Praise for the Children of the Red King series "Vivid characters and stories that hang together well." --THE WASHINGTON POST "Nimmo's characterizations . . . have a high comfort level, and her major players are well-defined and sympathetic. . . . an absorbing, well-wrought read." --BULLETIN OF THE CENTER FOR CHILDREN'S BOOKS "A . . . worthwhile offering for avid fantasy fans." --SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL "[An] exciting, fast-paced adventure tale." --BOOKLIST "In ten-year-old Charlie Bone, Nimmo gives readers a character every bit as likeable and ingenious as Harry Potter. . . . [a] marvelous fantasy." --VOICE OF YOUTH ADVOCATES


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About the Paperback

Publisher Scholastic Paperbacks
Publish date 04/01/2013
Pages 281
ISBN-13 9780545174138
Language English