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Twists and turns abound in the final instalment of the Spiderwick Chronicles. Bruised and battered, Jared, Simon and Mallory return home to find their house completely ransacked and discover that Mulgarath has made off with their mother and Spiderwick's Guide.
It's up to the Grace kids, with only the help of Thimbletack, Hogsqueal and Byron, to defeat the evil Mulgarath and his goblin army.
But first they have to rescue Arthur Spiderwick from Lorengorm and the elves!
About the Authors
Holly Black spent her early years in a decaying Victorian mansion where her mother fed her a steady diet of ghost stories and faerie tales. An avid collector of rare folklore volumes, spooky dolls, and crazy hats, she lives in West Long Branch, New Jersey, with her husband, Theo. Together with illustrator Tony DiTerlizzi, she is the creator of the bestselling Spiderwick Chronicles series of children's books.
Tony DiTerlizzi is co-creator of the international bestselling series, The Spiderwick Chronicles. He has illustrated numerous picture books for children, including Ted, G is for 1 Gzonk and the critically acclaimed The Spider and the Fly, which won the Caldecott Honor. Tony lives in Amherst, Massachusetts with his wife, Angela, and their baby daughter, Sophia.
"With their evocative gothic-style pencil drawings and color illustrations, rhyming riddles, supernatural lore, and well-drawn characters, these books read like old-fashioned ripping yarns."
-- "New York Times Book Review"
ISBN: 9780689859403 ISBN-10: 0689859406 Series: Spiderwick Chronicles : Book 5 Audience:
Primary / High School
For Ages: 6 - 12 years old For Grades: 2 - 6 Format:
Number Of Pages: 139 Published: 20th September 2004 Publisher: Simon & Schuster Ltd Country of Publication: GB Dimensions (cm): 18.098 x 12.065
Weight (kg): 0.205
Edition Number: 5