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The Magyk Begins HereSeptimus Heap, the seventh son of the seventh son, disappears the night he is born, pronounced dead by the midwife. That same night, the baby's father, Silas Heap, comes across an abandoned child in the snow a newborn girl with violet eyes. Who is this mysterious baby girl, and what really happened to the Heaps' beloved son Septimus?Discover what Kirkus Reviews calls "a deliciously spellbinding series"!"
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Product details

  • 12-17
  • Paperback | 704 pages
  • 142 x 182 x 48mm | 459.99g
  • New York
  • English
  • Special ed.
  • Illustrations, unspecified
  • 006223692X
  • 9780062236920
  • 77,730

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"This first book in the Septimus Heap series is a cheerful, clever offering." Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books
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"Heads-up, Harry, there's a new young wizard on his way up...A quick-reading, stand-alone, deliciously spellbinding series opener."--Kirkus Reviews (starred review)
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91,864 ratings
3.8 out of 5 stars
5 31% (28,336)
4 33% (30,192)
3 25% (22,984)
2 8% (7,413)
1 3% (2,939)
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