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Gifted, Donald Hounam

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Gifted
Title
Gifted
Statement of responsibility
Donald Hounam
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Fifteen-year-old Frank Sampson is the forensic sorcerer on the case. But he is easily distracted. By Kazia, the supposed victim's beautiful, and possibly dangerous, niece. By Marvo, his police colleague, who seems dead set on making his life difficult. By the terror that he's losing his Gift - the ability to work magic.
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Biographical or historical data
Donald Hounam grew up just outside Oxford. He toyed with Medieval history at St Andrews University, and wrote a PhD thesis on apocalyptic beliefs in the early Crusades. He threw paint around at the Ruskin School of Drawing in Oxford, then found himself in Dublin where he threw more paint around and reviewed films until his flatmate set the building alight one Christmas, whereupon he scuttled back to England and started making up stories...
Cataloging source
UKMGB
Dewey number
823.92
Index
no index present
Intended audience
From 12
Literary form
novels
Summary expansion
The Bishop of Oxford is very, very dead. At least the police think it's the Bishop - it's impossible to be sure, since someone has made off with his head. Fifteen-year-old Frank Sampson is the forensic sorcerer on the case. But he is easily distracted. By Kazia, the supposed victim's beautiful, and possibly dangerous, niece. By Marvo, his police colleague, who seems dead set on making his life difficult. By the terror that he's losing his Gift - the ability to work magic. And by all those stupid rules which get in the way of proving that everybody is wrong about the case ...except Frank. Donald Hounam has wrought a sharp, exciting, original new voice in teen fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Gifted, Donald Hounam
Label
Gifted, Donald Hounam
Publication
Note
Paperback. B-format paperback
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn898153374
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Dimensions
20 cm
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Extent
409 pages
Isbn
9780552571876
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
  • (Sirsi) MH_116665
  • (OCoLC)898153374

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