The court of the stone children

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Dutton, Nov 1, 1973 - Juvenile Fiction - 191 pages
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Aided by the journal of a young woman who lived in nineteenth-century France, Nina solves a murder mystery dormant since the time of Napoleon.

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User Review  - bostonian71 - LibraryThing

Took me a little while to get into because of my annoyance with the main character's parents, but was quickly absorbed by the story. I found most of the characters likable and lively, particularly ... Read full review

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User Review  - maureene87 - LibraryThing

I never quite connected to the characters on this one. Somehow the children didn’t seem very much like children, or at least their dialogue didn’t. In Odile’s case this makes perfect sense, but for Nina it’s a bit more problematic. [Oct. 2010] Read full review


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Mrs. Cameron received both the Commonwealth Club of California Award and an award for her novel, A Spell is Cast. Her book A Room Made of Windows, a story about a girl trying to come to terms with her life, won the Boston Globe Horn Book Award.
All Mrs. Cameron's books blend reality and imagination with a distinction that makes them timeless.

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