Midnight for Charlie Bone

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Scholastic Incorporated, Aug 1, 2003 - Juvenile Fiction - 401 pages
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What's happening to Charlie Bone? Charlie doesn't want to believe it when he discovers that he can hear the thoughts of people in photographs. But his horrible aunts are delighted - it means that he is one of the chosen and must attend the Bloor's Academy for gifted children. Once there, Charlie realizes that some of his classmates have equally mysterious powers, and soon Charlie is involved in uncovering the mysterious past of one of them. Book One in The Children of the Red King series!

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A fun premise though not the best writing. - Goodreads
The endings all fall flat, though. - Goodreads
Great plot, loved the series, amazing - Goodreads
I think this book is very intersting and easy to read. - Goodreads
exceptional storytelling. - Goodreads
The plot is not too deep. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Israel Cruz - Goodreads

Very good book nice and easy to read I would re read it.. Read full review

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This was just good fun. Read full review



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Born in Windsor, England in 1944, Nimmo's father died when she was only five. By the time she was fourteen, she had gone to two boarding schools and had joined a theater company in England. Her unstable childhood led to a series of diverse jobs where she worked in several fields as a nanny, a photographic researcher, and a floor manager at the BBC. At the BBC she became a director of Jackanory, a children's show. After having her first child, Nimmo left the BBC and began work on her first novel, "The Bronze Trumpeteer." She is widely known for her Charlie Bone character and the Children of the Red King series. She currently resides in Wales with her husband.

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