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❰Epub❯ ➞ The Twelve and the Genii Author Pauline Clarke – Beechesgardenservices.co.uk Beneath a floorboard in the old farmhouse into which his family has just moved eight year old Max Morley discovers twelve time worn wooden soldiers Under his careful watch the Twelves come to life eacEpub The Twelve and the Genii Author Pauline Clarke Beechesgardenservices.co.uk Beneath a floorboard in the old farmhouse into which his family has just moved eight year old Max Morley discovers twelve time worn wooden soldiers Under his careful watch the Twelves come to life eac Beneath a floorboard in the and the MOBI

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  • Mir

    The Twelve and the Genii eBook É and theMOBI · twelve pdf, genii kindle, The Twelve ebok, and the download, Twelve and the book, The Twelve and the Genii PDFEPUBI'm sorry I didn't know about this book as a child I think it would have been a favorite It is very much in the tradition of classic British children's fantasy a la E Nesbit and Edward Eager Moving to a new house near Haworth young Max finds a set of wooden soldiers hidden in the attic Once the possession of the Bronte children the soldiers have taken on the identities from the Brontes' youthful stories and come to life The plot is charming and gentle and Clarke portrays the modern children's personalities and relationships very convincingly There are some gems here for adults as well I loved eight year old Max's attempt at cultural relativism If he were an Ashanti king the first person he would sacrifice would be Anthony Gore He knew that it was


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    The Twelve and the Genii eBook É and theMOBI · twelve pdf, genii kindle, The Twelve ebok, and the download, Twelve and the book, The Twelve and the Genii PDFEPUBI read this book as a child during one of my many days scrounging in the yummy musty library of the town i grew up in Gillions of years later when I had my own children I had no idea what the title was although I never forgot the Young MenThis is why children’s librarians are crucial to our survival After the fight to fund San Francisco’s libraries I stood in my branch feeling a tad foolish asking “Yeah a story about some little soldiers who are alive” to which the librarian said Oh yes; that would be The Return of the Twelves”I love this book Maybe it could only happen in ancient Britain where every reasonable village church is at least 800 years old and full of delicious pagan alchemy and every village ghost’s adventures are well known and recorded studiously Like The Racketty Packetty House the locale in my mind of the first Burning Man festiv


  • Lori

    The Twelve and the Genii eBook É and theMOBI · twelve pdf, genii kindle, The Twelve ebok, and the download, Twelve and the book, The Twelve and the Genii PDFEPUBThis is a dear little book that I read because of the Brontë connection and loved because of Butter Crashey


  • Ivan

    The Twelve and the Genii eBook É and theMOBI · twelve pdf, genii kindle, The Twelve ebok, and the download, Twelve and the book, The Twelve and the Genii PDFEPUBOne of the very best children's books I've ever read Beautifully conceived and written and the author has done a splendid job of bringing the twelve to life in a way that never once panders or condescends to it's targeted child audience The English countryside a small village toy soldiers that come to life the Bronte's there is something for everyone This story is endearing suspenseful and humorous I didn't want it to end I thought the young protagonist Max was a perfectly realized boy The relationships with his family were spot on This is a fantasy and an adventure and simply can't believe that it isn't held up and universally celebrated as a classichttpuploadwikimediaorgwikipedia


  • rhea

    The Twelve and the Genii eBook É and theMOBI · twelve pdf, genii kindle, The Twelve ebok, and the download, Twelve and the book, The Twelve and the Genii PDFEPUBI wish I had known this book my whole life or at least the semester I took Children's Literature I would have voted for this book when we were deciding what our last book for the semester should be I was hooked the moment the first wooden soldier said his name was Butter Crashey Max the young boy in the story who finds the soldiers was perfect he didn't overly annoy me or seem too grown up like in some children's books He invented words got sad


  • Ivan

    The Twelve and the Genii eBook É and theMOBI · twelve pdf, genii kindle, The Twelve ebok, and the download, Twelve and the book, The Twelve and the Genii PDFEPUBOne of the very best children's books I've ever read Beautifully conceived and written and the author has done a splendid job of bringing the twelve to life in a way that never once panders or condescends to it's targeted child audience The English countryside a small village toy soldiers that come to life the Bronte's there is something for everyone This story is endearing suspenseful and humorous I didn't want it to end I thought the young protagonist Max was a perfectly realized boy The relationships with his family were spot on This is a fantasy and an adventure and simply can't believe that it isn't held up and universally celebrated as a classic


  • Margaret

    The Twelve and the Genii eBook É and theMOBI · twelve pdf, genii kindle, The Twelve ebok, and the download, Twelve and the book, The Twelve and the Genii PDFEPUBBranwell Brontë's father once gave him a set of wooden toy soldiers which Branwell and his sisters Charlotte Emily and Anne played with and wrote stories about which eventually became masses of childhood writing about the kingdoms of Angria and GondalIn The Return of the Twelves a boy named M


  • Katie Fitzgerald

    The Twelve and the Genii eBook É and theMOBI · twelve pdf, genii kindle, The Twelve ebok, and the download, Twelve and the book, The Twelve and the Genii PDFEPUBThis review also appears on my blog Read at Home MomMax Morley has just moved into an old farmhouse when he discovers a set of twelve wooden soldiers hidden beneath a floorboard At first he thinks they are just old toys but when he begins to hear them speak and see them move he realizes there is nothing ordinary about them In discussions with Butter Crashey their leader Max learns that the twelves were once owned by four genii whose imaginations gave them a long history of adventure and battle The four genii turn out to be the Brontë siblings Branwell Charlotte Emily and Anne and the soldiers are so valuable and sought after that several parties would love nothing than to take them from Max Thankfully though the Twelves prove to have their own ideas about where they belongI did not plan ahead of time for this project to include so many Carnegie Medal books but this is another one The Return of the Twelves won the awa


  • Katherine

    The Twelve and the Genii eBook É and theMOBI · twelve pdf, genii kindle, The Twelve ebok, and the download, Twelve and the book, The Twelve and the Genii PDFEPUBI'd never heard of this book before reading about it in How the Heather Looks A Joyous Journey to the British Sources of Children's Books It's a delightful story about a young boy discovering the twelve wooden soldiers of the Bronte children Sure to charm a reader of any age who enjoyed books like Mistress Masham's Repose The Borrowers and The Indian in the Cupboard Particularly appealing for those who have an


  • Emily

    The Twelve and the Genii eBook É and theMOBI · twelve pdf, genii kindle, The Twelve ebok, and the download, Twelve and the book, The Twelve and the Genii PDFEPUBExactly what a children's book should be extraordinarily imaginative includes interesting historical facts without hitting the reader over the head and magical I only wish I'd gotten to read it as a child


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