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Ophelia and the marvelous boy [electronic resource]. Karen Foxlee.

Foxlee, Karen. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780385753579 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2014.

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Summary, etc.: "A present-day fairy tale that practically sparkles with its own icy menace." --The Wall Street JournalA luminous retelling of the Snow Queen, this is the story of unlikely heroine Ophelia Jane Worthington-Whittard who doesn't believe in anything that can't be proven by science. She and her sister Alice are still grieving for their dead mother when their father takes a job in a strange museum in a city where it always snows. On her very first day in the museum Ophelia discovers a boy locked away in a long forgotten room. He is a prisoner of Her Majesty, the Snow Queen. And he has been waiting for Ophelia's help.As Ophelia embarks on an incredible journey to rescue the boy everything that she believes will be tested. Along the way she learns more and more about the boy's own remarkable journey to reach her and save the world.A story within a story, this a modern day fairytale about the power of friendship, courage and love, and never ever giving...
Target Audience Note: Text Difficulty 3
MG/Middle grades (4th-8th)
660 Lexile.
4.9 ATOS Level
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : Knopf Books for Young Readers, 2014. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 3176 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Juvenile Fiction.
Folklore.
Genre: Electronic books.

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