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The Castle Corona / Sharon Creech ; illuminated by David Diaz.

Authors: Creech, Sharon.
Call number: jFIC CRE
Publisher: New York : Joanna Cotler Books, c2007.
Publication date: c2007.
Subject: Orphans -- Juvenile fiction.
Brothers and sisters -- Juvenile fiction.
Children's literature -- Juvenile fiction.
Italy -- Juvenile fiction.
Title: The Castle Corona / Sharon Creech ; illuminated by David Diaz.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 320 p. : col. ill. ; 21 cm.
Contents note: Long ago and far away ... -- A discovery -- It only ... -- The meek, the spare, the spoiled -- The peasants -- The king and queen -- An encounter -- The royal riders -- The hermitage -- The pouch -- The hermit -- Wisdom -- The old woman -- Preparations -- The count and countess -- The dirty beetles -- Royal duties -- The wordsmith -- The burden -- A gift -- One story ends -- The cornos -- The inventories -- Castle dreams -- The intrusion -- Resolve -- Castle conversations -- Cottage conversations -- Greener grass -- Free? -- Kidnapped -- In a towering castle ... -- The new hermit -- The tasters -- Duty calls -- Bother, bother, bother -- A dream? -- Peasant ignorance -- New inventories -- A duel -- The heir and a hair -- The queen and a bean -- The peasant and a pheasant -- A story was told ... -- A new story -- The castle's tale -- Restless -- The mission -- A favor -- An unexpected reception -- Interrupted -- Hermit in the tunnel -- Poison -- Beans -- The summons -- A noble prince, a peasant girl -- The hermit and the orphans -- A tale ends -- Ever after.
Summary note: Two orphaned peasant children discover a mysterious pouch, the contents of which lead them to the majestic Castle Corona, where their lives may be transformed forever.
Added author: Diaz, David, illustrator.
ISBN: 0060846224
9780060846220
9780060846213 (trade bdg.)
0060846216 (trade bdg.)
LCCN: 2006032004
Url for this record: http://sherloc.imcpl.org/?itemid=|library/marc/dynix|1118056
Bib No.: 1118056

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