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Published by Puffin Books in New York, N.Y., U.S.A .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Magic -- Fiction.

  • About the Edition

    A painfully overweight sixth-grade boy receives a magic amulet which brings him luck, but also terrifying side effects.

    Edition Notes

    StatementJohn Bellairs ; drawings by Mercer Mayer.
    ContributionsMayer, Mercer, 1943- ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.B413 Fi 1993
    The Physical Object
    Pagination155 p. :
    Number of Pages155
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1727192M
    ISBN 100140363378
    LC Control Number92031362
    OCLC/WorldCa26544373


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Rose Rita Pottinger Book series Series Lewis Barnavelt series Appearances & References First appearance The Figure in the Shadows Last appearance The Sign of the Sinister Sorcerer Referenced in The House with a Clock in its Walls Rose Rita Pottinger is a resident of New Zebedee, Michigan, and the best friend of Lewis Barnavelt.

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