Paperback Charlie Bone and the shadow of Badlock / Jenny Nimmo.
Publication year: 2008
Media type Paperback
Publisher: Egmont Books Ltd : [distributor] HarperCollins Distribution Serv
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9781405240451 (pbk.) : 1405240458 (pbk.) :
Extent: 384 p. ; 22x14 cm.
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The enchanter Count Harken - the shadow in the painting of the Red King - is determined to stop Billy from discovering a life-changing family secret. His incredible power reaches out from the dark, magical land of Badlock, through space and time, to wreak revenge on Charlie and his friends. This is the seventh thrilling magical adventure starring Charlie Bone!The enchanter Count Harken - the shadow in the painting of the Red King - is back and determined to stop Billy from discovering a life-changing family secret. His incredible power reaches out from the dark, magical land of Badlock, through space and time, to wreak revenge on Charlie and his friends.Charlie's ancestor, Otus Yewbeam, has been imprisoned in Badlock by Count Harken. Otus is a giant, married to Amoret, the Red King's daughter. But, he is no match for the shadow's troll army, led by the sinister Oddthumb.Charlie is sucked into a painting of Badlock and tries to rescue Otus, and reunite him with Amoret. But can he out
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