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A Necklace Of Raindrops Hardcover – 5 Nov 2009

4.9 out of 5 stars 58 customer reviews

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  • Hardcover: 108 pages
  • Age Range: 9 - 11 years
  • Publisher: Jonathan Cape (5 Nov. 2009)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0224083805
  • ISBN-13: 978-0224083805
  • Product Dimensions: 15.8 x 1.5 x 22.7 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.9 out of 5 stars 58 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 10,723 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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"Magic has never been more elegantly shaped than in these effervescent short stories . . . The flight of imagination is delicately captured in Jan Pienkowski's accompanying silhouettes" (Julia Eccleshare Guardian)

"A Necklace of Raindrops is something that should be on every child's shelf" (Amanda Craig The Times)

"A little dark and often surreal" (Lydia Fulton Financial Times)

"Jan Pienkowski, whose magical silhouttes were never so finely matched as with the wonderful Joan Aiken's fine short stories . . . A treat" (Evening Standard)

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A beautiful new edition of Joan Aiken's captivating collection of much-loved modern fairytales, now reissued with Jan Pienkowski's original and iconic silhouette illustrations.

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