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Reckless

by Cornelia Funke

'new gen' - Great Fiction for Young Adults eBooks of the Month Sci-Fi and Fantasy

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Best-selling author Cornelia Funke whose Inkheart was a world-wide phenomenon has created a wonderful new imaginary world peopled with a gigantic cast of original and outlandish characters. Searching for his missing father, Jacob Reckless steps through the mirror into a strange, story-filled world in which danger is never very far away. When Jacob mistakenly allows his brother to follow him through the mirror he discovers the awesome powers he is working against and needs to use all his skill and cunning to save his brother from a horrible death as he is gradually turned to stone. Cornelia Funke’s original storytelling captures the hearts and minds of all young readers.

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Reckless Synopsis

For the first time in his life, Jacob Reckless is afraid. For years he's stolen across to another world. A dark enchanted place he's loved for its treasure, secrets and dangers. Until now. Will, his younger brother, has followed him with terrible consequences: the boy will turn to beast; the girl he loves will break her heart and chaos will rule forever, unless Jacob can spin a fairytale to save them..

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ISBN: 9781905294855
Publication date: 14/09/2010
Publisher: Chicken House Ltd
Format: Hardback

Book Information

ISBN: 9781905294855
Publication date: 14th September 2010
Author: Cornelia Funke
Publisher: Chicken House Ltd
Format: Hardback
Pagination: 352 pages
Genres: NewGen - YA Fiction, eBook Favourites, Sci-Fi and Fantasy,
Categories: Fantasy & magical realism (Children's / Teenage),

About Cornelia Funke

The German author Cornelia Funke was born in 1958 in Dorsten, Westphalia. As a child she dreamed of becoming an astronaut – until she discovered the military training involved so she trained to be social worker. During her time as a social worker, Cornelia discovered the kinds of stories that grasped their imaginations. These were the stories she wanted to illustrate – and ultimately to write – the kind that would appeal to bookish children as well as inspiring those children who hadn’t yet had many positive reading experiences. At the age of 35 Cornelia realised her true love of ...

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