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10 edition of The Celestial Globe found in the catalog.

The Celestial Globe

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Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Magic -- Fiction,
  • Princes -- Fiction,
  • Romanies -- Fiction,
  • Fantasy

  • About the Edition

    Thirteen-year-old Petra, her tin spider Astrophil, and their Roma friends Neel and Tomik are surprised by revelations about Dee, Kit, and Petra"s father as they face Prince Rodolfo of Bohemia, who will do anything to possess a powerful object, the Celestial Globe.

    Edition Notes

    StatementMarie Rutkoski.
    GenreFiction.
    SeriesKronos Chronicles -- bk. 2
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.R935 Cel 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22541496M
    ISBN 100374310270
    ISBN 109780374310271
    LC Control Number2008035599


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The Celestial Globe: The Kronos Chronicles: Book II and millions of other books are available for Amazon Kindle. Learn more/5(21). The Celestial Globe is the second book to the Kronos Chronicles series by Marie Rutkoski. After Petra come home from stealing back her father eyes, the prince send Graymen monster after her.

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Readers will not be disappointed in this adventure-filled novel that includes man-made monsters, the unraveling of a murder mystery, and the hunt for the Celestial Globe, which the prince of Bohemia will do anything to own.

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Defiantly a great book. Interesting and creative/5(23). About the Author. Marie Rutkoski is the author of The Kronos Chronicles. The Cabinet of Wonders, her debut novel, was named an Indie Next Kids' List Great Read and a Bank Street Best Children's Book of the Year, among other honors.

Rutkoski grew up in Bolingbrook, Illinois (a suburb of Chicago), as the oldest of four children/5(39). The Celestial Globe is just as good as the first one The Celestial Globe book it's series, The Cabinet of Wonders. Great plot, realistic characters, and the way the sentences flow is great.

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She and her tin spider, Astrophil, end up hiding out in London, where she learns more about her magical abilities. Interactive World Illuminated Globe for Kids - 2-in-1 Standing Political Earth Sphere by Day & Glowing Star Constellation Map at Night - AC Adapter Included out of 5 stars $ $   Marie Rutkoski is the author of The Kronos Chronicles, including The Cabinet of Wonders and The Celestial Globe.

The Cabinet of Wonders, her debut novel, was named an Indie Next Kids' List Great Read and a Bank Street Best Children's Book of The Celestial Globe book Year, among other honors. Rutkoski grew up in Bolingbrook, Illinois (a suburb of Chicago), as the oldest of four children/5(31).

Celestial globes show the apparent positions of the stars in the sky. They omit the Sun, Moon, and planets because the positions of these bodies vary relative to those of the stars, but the ecliptic, along which the Sun moves, is indicated. THE CELESTIAL GLOBE User Review - Kirkus.

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The Celestial Globe Kronos Chronicles, Book 2 and the hunt for the Celestial Globe, which the prince of Bohemia will do anything to own. Fantasy Juvenile Fiction. Publication Details Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) Edition: 2.

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