The Serpent in the Glass

 
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The Serpent in the Glass
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8+
Release Date
January 05, 2012
ISBN
978-1-4710-4266-9
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On his eleventh birthday Thomas Farrell is informed that the deceased father he never knew has provided for his education at Darkledun Manor, a school for gifted children. Thomas, however, feels he's just an ordinary boy, but Darkledun Manor proves to be anything but an ordinary school… In this work of fiction the reader is transported into a world of myth as the young protagonist, Thomas Farrell, seeks to understand who his mysterious father was, and why he left him a strange glass orb containing a serpent. As the story progresses, Thomas and his friends become increasing caught up in a world they never knew existed – a world beyond the standing stones. If you liked Harry Potter, you’d probably enjoy this book. It doesn’t have any wands, witches or wizard hats, but still has a charm and appeal all of its own.

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