June 1, 2003
June 1, 2003
Although Arthur Penhaligon is supposed to die, he is saved by a key shaped like the minute hand of a clock, and now some bizarre creatures--including Mister Monday, his avenging messengers, and an army of dog-faced Fetchers--will stop at nothing to get th
In the middle of a life-threatening asthma attack, Arthur Penhaligon thinks he's hallucinating when an astonishing pair materializes next in front of him. The bizarre Mr. Monday and his henchman, Sneezer, are unlike any people--if they even are people--that Arthur has ever seen. Ending up with a strange, sharp clock hand that has extraordinary powers, and a tiny book that opens and changes size with a will of its own, Arthur discovers that his fate lies in the ancient mysteries of another realm. When a deadly flu begins ravaging the people of his town, Arthur learns that he must take a dangerous path in pursuit of the enigmatic magic needed to save his entire world. The first book in the KEYS TO THE KINGDOM series.
- Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres, Juvenile Fiction
- Subgenre: General, Science Fiction + Fantasy + Magic, Action + Adventure / General
- Age: Teen
- Edition: Reissue
- Language: English
- Author: Garth Nix
- Online Item #: 12715749
- Store Item Number (DPCI): 248-49-0004
- ISBN: 9780439551236
- Item can be gift wrapped.
- Made in the USA or Imported