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The Children's Book (2009)


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Published: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2009
Edition:  1st U.S. ed
Description:  675 p. ; 25 cm
ISBN/ISSN: 9780307272096, 0307272095,
Language:  English

When Olive Wellwood's oldest son discovers a runaway named Philip sketching in the basement of the new Victoria and Albert Museum--a talented working-class boy who could be a character out of one of Olive's magical tales--she takes him into the storybook world of her family and friends--a world that conceals more treachery and darkness than Philip has ever imagined and that will soon be eclipsed by far greater forces

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