The curse of the blue figurine

Author Bellairs, John.
Language English
Publisher
New York: Puffin Books, 2004




Annotation:

Ages 8 up.



Subjects :

  • Fiction
  • Horror fiction
  • Mystery fiction
  • Dixon, Johnny (Fictitious character)
  • Detective and mystery stories
  • Mystery and detective stories

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Author Illustrator(s) :

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State & Provincial Reading List :

  • Indian Paintbrush Book Award, 1986; Nominee Wyoming
  • Utah Children's Book Awards, 1985; Nominee Utah

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Reading Measurement Programs:


999999
Bantam (New York:) 1984.

Accelerated Reader
Interest Level Middle Grade
Book Level 5.1
Accelerated Reader Points 8

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Reviews :

Bill Boyle (Books for Keeps No. 42, January 1987)
John Bellairs successfully creates here the evocative world of Fifties childhood--listening to radio programmes with unprovocative titles like. 'The House of Mystery,' whilst munching a plateful of Ritz crackers and cream cheese. Mind you, wasn't it still called the warless in the early Fifties? The anachronism can be easily forgiven for so much of the atmosphere and sense of time is perfect. Johnny, living with his grandparents, involved in a world of 'grown-up' conversation, littered with archaeological phrases and references. From mummies, it's but a short step in a boy's imagination to ghosts and haunting, and an even shorter step to being embroiled in an adventure that makes 'The House of Mystery' seem as tame as Larry the Lamb. Category: Junior/Middle. . ...., Corgi, £1.75. Ages 8 to 10.
(PUBLISHER: Corgi (London:), PUBLISHED: 1986 c1983.)

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Publication Details:

  Publisher ISBN Notes
New York: Puffin Books, 2004

Media Type: Language Material
200 p.:
MLCS 2006/43451 (*) ([Fic])
0142402583
9780142402580
London: Corgi, 1986

Media Type: Language Material
170p. ;
(813/.54)
055252364X
9780552523646
Originally published New York: Dial Books 1983.
New York NY: Bantam Books, 1984

Media Type: Language Material
200 p. ;
PZ7.B413 ([Fic])
0744442680
9780744442687
Sequel The mummy the will and the crypt.
Virginia Young Readers Winner Middle School 1986-87.
New York: Bantam, 1984

Media Type: Language Material
200 p. ;
PZ7.B413 ([Fic])
055315429X
9780553154290
Sequel The mummy the will and the crypt.
New York: Bantam books:, 1983

Media Type: Language Material

PZ7.B413 ([Fic])
0803712650
0803711190
9780803712652
9780803711198
Sequel The mummy the will and the crypt.

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