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The whispering trees / J.A. White ; illustrations by Andrea Offermann.

White, J. A., (author.). Offermann, Andrea, (illustrator.).

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  • ISBN: 9780062257307
  • ISBN: 0062257307
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource : illustrations.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Katherine Tegen Books, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 2015.

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Summary, etc.:
For fans of Neil Gaiman, The Whispering Trees, book two in the Thickety series by J. A. White. It is the story of a good witch, a bad witch, and a forest demon, trapped together in a world that is both enchanting and dangerous.After Kara Westfall's village turns on her for practicing witchcraft, she and her brother, Taft, flee to the one place they know they won't be followed: the Thickety. Only this time the Forest Demon, Sordyr, is intent on keeping them there. Sordyr is not the Thickety's only danger: unknown magic lurks behind every twist and shadow of the path.And then they discover Mary Kettle, an infamous witch with a horrifying past. She offers to lead them out of the Thickety while teaching Kara how to cast spells without a grimoire. The children are hesitant to trust her . . . but this could be their only chance to escape.Or the first step down a dark and wicked path.
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730 Lexile.
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Subject: Magic > Juvenile fiction.
Brothers and sisters > Juvenile fiction.
Human-animal communication > Juvenile fiction.
Magic > Fiction.
Brothers and sisters > Fiction.
Human-animal communication > Fiction.
JUVENILE FICTION/Action & Adventure.
JUVENILE FICTION/Science Fiction, Fantasy, Magic.
Genre: Fantasy fiction.
Electronic books.

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