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Sky Chasers

Sky Chasers (Hardback)

By Carroll, Emma

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Yesterday, Magpie was one of the best thieves in all of France. But an encounter with a boy dangling from the sky will change her life forever. And even though it ends in disaster, Magpie becomes enthralled by the idea of flying over the rooftops of Paris like the dangling boy: P...ierre. His family, the Montgolfiers, are desperate to be the first to discover the secret of flight. And Magpie has ideas, but she also has secrets. Together with Pierre, she'll need to help the Montgolfiers accomplish their dream before her past gets the best of them all. In a test of bravery, imagination, science, and friendship--Magpie, Pierre, and their pet birds are in a race against time to get the Montgolfier's in the air before the King and Queen. It'll take two children, a chicken, a duck, and a sheep to help them find the answers. But others, too, are determined to discover the Montgolfiers' invention...
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ISBN 9781338285277
Released NZ 25 Jun 2019
Publisher Chicken House
Format Hardback
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ISBN-13 9781338285277
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; ships 6-14 working days
Publisher Chicken House
Imprint Chicken House
Released 25 Jun 2019
Publication Country
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Carroll, Emma
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Animal Stories
Historical Fiction
Number of Pages 288
Dimensions Width: 137mm
Height: 211mm
Spine: 28mm
Dewey Code FIC
Weight 363g
Interest Age 8-12 years
Reading Age 8-12 years
Library of Congress Historical fiction, Paris (France), Thieves, Hot air balloons, Robbers and outlaws
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile