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The Cabinet of Earths

Author: Anne Nesbet
Publisher: New York, NY : Harper, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Thirteen-year-old Maya, in Paris with her family for a year, lands in the middle of the mysterious La Societé's quest for immortality when the magical Cabinet of Earths chooses her as its next Keeper, promising to restore her mother's health. Includes historical notes.
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Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anne Nesbet
ISBN: 9780061963131 0061963135 9780061963186 0061963186
OCLC Number: 730414212
Notes: Sequel: A box of gargoyles.
Target Audience: Ages 10 up.
Description: 260 p. ; 22 cm.
Contents: A tangled family --
The Salamander House --
Our famous Cousin Louise --
The baby who sang in the ruins --
The Cabinet of Earths --
The evil tower --
The purple-eyed fourcroy --
Worrying --
Hot chocolate and anbar --
Shimmer --
What Cabinet-Keepers keep --
An unlucky family --
An island for Lavirottes --
Time! --
Every single drop --
In the Alchemical Theater --
Three grains of earth --
Author's note --
Acknowledgments.
Responsibility: Anne Nesbet.

Abstract:

Thirteen-year-old Maya, in Paris with her family for a year, lands in the middle of the mysterious La Societé's quest for immortality when the magical Cabinet of Earths chooses her as its next Keeper, promising to restore her mother's health. Includes historical notes.
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Fantasy in Paris

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2012-04-10) Excellent Permalink

Maya and her brother James have moved to Paris, so that their scientist dad can continue his research. Being the older sibling, the care of her brother falls on her as her mother is ill with cancer. Quickly Maya becomes involved in ancient family history, magic and strange happenings. This is sure...
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