The Land of Stories: The Wishing Spell

The Land of Stories: The Wishing Spell : Book 1

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Alex and Conner Bailey's world is about to change, in this fast-paced adventure that uniquely combines our modern day world with the enchanting realm of classic fairytales. The Land of Stories tells the tale of twins Alex and Conner. Through the mysterious powers of a cherished book of stories, they leave their world behind and find themselves in a foreign land full of wonder and magic where they come face-to-face with the fairy tale characters they grew up reading about. But after a series of encounters with witches, wolves, goblins, and trolls alike, getting back home is going to be harder than they thought.
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Product details

  • 12-17
  • CD-Audio | 540 pages
  • 129 x 149 x 20mm | 200g
  • Little, Brown Young Readers
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Unabridged
  • Unabridged
  • 161969820X
  • 9781619698208
  • 54,519

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"It's hard not to love a book dedicated to the Glee star's grandmother...Colfer gets off many good lines [and] the nifty ending ties the plot's multiple strands up while leaving room for further fairy tale adventures."--Publishers Weekly "A magical debut."--Family Circle "Captivating."--Teen Vogue "In The Land of Stories, Colfer showcases his talent for crafting fancifully imaginative plots and multidimensional characters."--Los Angeles Times "It will hit big with its combination of earnestness and playful poise."--The New York Times Book Review "There's more in Colfer's magic kingdoms than Disney has dreamt of."--USA Today #1 New York Times Bestseller
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About Chris Colfer

Chris Colfer is a Golden Globe-winning actor best known for his role as 'Kurt Hummel' on Glee. He was recently honored as a member of the 2011 TIME 100, Time Magazine's annual list of the one hundred most influential people in the world. The Land of Stories is his first novel.
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80,036 ratings
4.22 out of 5 stars
5 53% (42,572)
4 26% (20,692)
3 14% (10,960)
2 4% (3,449)
1 3% (2,363)
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