The house with a clock in its walls

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Dial Press, 1973 - Juvenile Fiction - 179 pages
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A boy goes to live with his magician uncle in a mansion that has a clock hidden in the walls which is ticking off the minutes until doomsday.

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Review: The House With a Clock in Its Walls (Lewis Barnavelt #1)

User Review  - Derek - Goodreads

TRUE CONFESSIONS: In 1979, I watched an adaptation of this novel in an afterschool special featuring Vincent Price. It was one of those life-changing experiences that sent me in search of the weird ... Read full review

Review: The House With a Clock in Its Walls (Lewis Barnavelt #1)

User Review  - Georgie - Goodreads

Given that this book is set in 1948, and was written in 1973, I worried it might be really dated. Although there is a very clear sense of the date 1948 in the book, and it is filled with all kinds of ... Read full review

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