Dark Lord of Derkholm (Derkholm, Book 1) by Diana Wynne Jones

By Diana Wynne Jones

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Derkholm sequence, e-book 1

Mr. Chesney operates Pilgrim events, a travel workforce that takes paying individuals into an outer realm the place the population play scary and foreboding roles. The time has come to finish the staged insanity . . . yet can it relatively be stopped? grasp storyteller Diana Wynne Jones serves up twists and turns, introduces Querida, Derk, Blade, and Shona and a notable solid of wizards, squaddies, kings, dragons, and griffins, and mixes in a full of life sprint of humor. With all of the materials of excessive delusion, this unforgettable novel will satisfaction fanatics outdated and new.

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So zombie lady showed me wigs that make you look like Dracula or an Oompa Loompa or Justin Bieber (ew). She climbed on a ladder to get a long, yellow wig for Jack. And that’s when I saw it, perched high on the shelf—a wig with wild white hair sticking out in all directions. Einstein! She got it down for me and helped me try it on. but all righthing’s somet g. missin The moustache. You need a white moustache. * 49 Then she helped me find just the right moustache and showed me how to use this weird gluey stuff to stick it to my face.

Jack was kinda glaring back at me. “Actually, a lot of kids do. ” Jack’s face and voice got quieter then. “They’re both real,” he sighed. ” 33 “Nah. I’ll get a different one,” I said. But of course, by the time I made it back to the science book table, all the Einsteins had disappeared. ’ N ooo ! ! 34 A is for A u dacio u s  A AA AA A AAAAAA A AA A A A = I brought home my mid-term report card today and presented it to my parents and Goosy at dinner. 6 A’s! I figured that was at least worth chocolate pudding for dessert—or maybe something better, like a sundae with whipped cream and those bright-red cherries I’m so enamored* of.

Timothy was dancing on his chair now, holding the report card above his head like it was a winning lottery ticket. “Aldo’s getting a Dee-eee,” he sing-songed. ” “Well, a D is unacceptable,” said Mom, “in any language. I’ll talk to your Spanish teacher tomorrow to see what you need to do to bring up your grade. ” Goosy, she just said “¡Te amo! ”and started clearing the dishes. So here I am in my room, dessertless. The rain is beating against my windows and the thunder is booming—a cacophony of despair.

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