The Alchemist's Cat

The Alchemist's Cat

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The year is 1664 when young Will Godwin comes to London. In order to survive, he becomes an assistant to a wicked alchemist, Elias Theophratus Spittle. On an errand one freezing night, Will finds a mother cat and her three kittens, and brings the family back to his master's lab. Among the bubbling bottles and evil smelling jars of his master's apothecary shop unfolds an extraordinary tale of villainy, sorcery, and murder. The Deptford Mice trilogy witnessed the harrowing battles between the mice of Deptford and Jupiter, lord of darkness and treacherous disguises. Now in this gripping prequel, Jupiter's secret history is revealed.show more

Product details

  • 0-5
  • Paperback | 303 pages
  • 152 x 224 x 24mm | 439.99g
  • Chronicle Books (CA)
  • San Francisco, CA, United States
  • English
  • Reprint
  • 0811854507
  • 9780811854504
  • 667,382

About Robin Jarvis

Robin Jarvis studied graphic design in college and worked in television and advertising before becoming a full-time author and illustrator. Mr. Jarvis resides in England.show more

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677 ratings
3.92 out of 5 stars
5 31% (209)
4 40% (271)
3 22% (146)
2 5% (37)
1 2% (14)
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