The Wrinkled Crown

The Wrinkled Crown

by Anne Nesbet


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780062104298
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date: 11/10/2015
Pages: 400
Sales rank: 1,236,539
Product dimensions: 8.30(w) x 5.90(h) x 1.30(d)
Lexile: 910L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 12 Years

About the Author

Anne Nesbet teaches classes on silent films and Russian novels at UC Berkeley. The author of The Cabinet of Earths and A Box of Gargoyles, she lives near San Francisco with her husband, three daughters, and one irrepressible dog.

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The Wrinkled Crown 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This was an amazing book from start to finish. So much adventure and fun. If you like adventure, then this is the story for you, and it starts in the land of Lourka. . .
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I read the whole thing in two great gulps, last night and this morning, and I cried when I finished. This is a magical marvel of a story, unique and transporting, the kind of book that might easily become a child's favorite and follow them through their whole lives, like A Wrinkle In Time or The Phantom Tollbooth. The world in these pages is mysterious and mesmerizing. I kept trying to puzzle it out, trying to survey it and map it like the logical person of the Plains that I am. But by the end, I didn't want the world to make sense in that way; I wanted it to stay wrinkled and confusing and complex in ways I couldn't explain. The shape of the novel mirrors and reflects the story it tells, which is in itself a kind of magic. This book is, in my opinion, quite brilliant.