The house with a clock in its walls

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A haunting gothic tale by master mysery writer John Bellairs--soon to be a major motion picture starring Cate Blanchett and Jack Black!"The House With a Clock in Its Walls will cast its spell for a long time."--The New York Times Book ReviewWhen Lewis Barnavelt, an orphan. comes to stay with his uncle Jonathan, he expects to meet an ordinary person. But he is wrong. Uncle Jonathan and his next-door neighbor, Mrs. Zimmermann, are both magicians! Lewis is thrilled. At first, watchng magic is enough. Then Lewis experiments with magic himself and unknowingly resurrects the former owner of the house: a woman named Selenna Izard. It seems that Selenna and her husband built a timepiece into the walls--a clock that could obliterate humankind. And only the Barnavelts can stop it!
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9780451481283
9781101659717
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subject_facetBarnavelt, Lewis (Fictitious character) -- Juvenile
Clocks and watches -- Juvenile fiction
Magic -- Juvenile fiction
Michigan -- Juvenile fiction
Mystery fiction -- Juvenile
Pottinger, Rose Rita (Fictitious character) -- Juvenile
Time travel -- Juvenile fiction
title_displayThe house with a clock in its walls
title_fullThe House with a Clock In Its Walls
The house with a clock in its walls / John Bellairs ; pictures by Edward Gorey
title_shortThe house with a clock in its walls
topic_facetBarnavelt, Lewis (Fictitious character)
Clocks and watches
Fantasy
Juvenile Fiction
Magic
Mystery
Pottinger, Rose Rita (Fictitious character)
Time travel