Castle in the Air

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Collins, 2000 - Juvenile Fiction - 284 pages
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Having long indulged himself in daydreams more exciting than his mundane life as a carpet merchant, Abdullah unexpectedly purchases a magic carpet and his life changes dramatically as his daydreams come true and dangerous adventures become daily fare.

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Fun, quick, easy to read. - LibraryThing
The story telling is enchanting. - LibraryThing
The ending made the book. - LibraryThing

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User Review  - Rosenstern - LibraryThing

Howl is one sly bastard. Yup, I love the guy. Jones' magical world starts to expand and en...shape..en in this book, part of the moving castle trilogy. We follow Abdullah in his quest to save a ... Read full review

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User Review  - MoonSpider - LibraryThing

First and foremost, something to note is that this is not a direct sequel to Howl's Moving Castle, but instead a separate story that overlaps in some parts. I know some people went into this book ... Read full review

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About the author (2000)

Diana Wynne Jones spent her childhood in Essex and has been writing fantasy novels for children since 1973. With her unique combination of magic, humour and imagination, she has been enthralling children and adults with her work ever since. She won the Guardian Award in 1977 with Charmed Life, was runner-up for the Childrene(tm)s Book Award in 1981, and was twice runner-up for the Carnegie Medal. She is married with three sons, and lives in Bristol with her husband.

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