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The Resource The flint heart : a fairy story, by Katherine and John Paterson ; illustrated by John Rocco

The flint heart : a fairy story, by Katherine and John Paterson ; illustrated by John Rocco

Label
The flint heart : a fairy story
Title
The flint heart
Title remainder
a fairy story
Statement of responsibility
by Katherine and John Paterson ; illustrated by John Rocco
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Long ago, in the land of Dartmoor, a magic man created an enchanted charm that granted its possessor incredible power -- at the cost of the wearer's own tenderness and compassion. After the merciless Flint Heart causes much destruction, it is lost among the reeds and rocks of the moor, where a kindly farmer discovers it thousands of years later. With the Flint Heart in his possession, the once adoring father Billy Jago is transformed into a cruel and merciless brute. Young Charles is determined to win back his father's true nature, and with his sister Unity and dog, Ship, he sets off into an enchanted world where animals talk, fairies hold elaborate banquets, and magical mischief must be resolved to bring Dartmoor and Merripit Farm back to rights again
Storyline
Tone
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10005063
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Paterson, Katherine
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1862-1960
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Paterson, John
  • Rocco, John
  • Phillpotts, Eden
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Amulets
  • Fairies
  • Talismans
  • Fantasy
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The flint heart : a fairy story, by Katherine and John Paterson ; illustrated by John Rocco
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Freely abridged from Eden Phillpotts's 1910 fantasy."
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
288 p.
Isbn
9780763647124
Lccn
2010-48225
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)700199906
  • 1620621
  • 1950660
  • 2897928
  • (DLC)ppl00064276
Label
The flint heart : a fairy story, by Katherine and John Paterson ; illustrated by John Rocco
Publication
Note
"Freely abridged from Eden Phillpotts's 1910 fantasy."
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
288 p.
Isbn
9780763647124
Lccn
2010-48225
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)700199906
  • 1620621
  • 1950660
  • 2897928
  • (DLC)ppl00064276

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