...Involve[s] difficulties surmounted, and do[es] not patronize but won't give a child nightmares. -- The Times, 10 November 2004
A magnificent piece of storytelling, which positively luxuriates in the extraordinary twists and turns of the plot. -- Books for Keeps, November 2004
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A beautiful new cover edition of this enthralling adventure set in turn-of-the-century Vienna. From the author of the bestselling JOURNEY TO THE RIVER SEA.
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