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The amulet of Samarkand, Jonathan Stroud

Label
The amulet of Samarkand
Title
The amulet of Samarkand
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan Stroud
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The first volume in the 'Bartimaeus Trilogy' is a fantasy centred on the relationship between a magician's apprentice and a djinni, with humorous undertones of satire. Ages 8+
Member of
Summary
Nathaniel, a magician's apprentice, summons up the djinni Bartimaeus and instructs him to steal the Amulet of Samarkand from the powerful magician Simon Lovelace
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Mythopoeic Award for Children's Literature, 2006.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2004
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2003
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2004
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
121849
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stroud, Jonathan
Dewey number
823.914
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
800
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Bartimaeus trilogy
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bartimaeus (Fictitious character)
  • Jinn
  • Wizards
  • Apprentices
  • Magic
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The amulet of Samarkand, Jonathan Stroud
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Doubleday, 2003
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
479 p.
Isbn
9780552562799
System control number
(Sirsi) a291556
Label
The amulet of Samarkand, Jonathan Stroud
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Doubleday, 2003
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
479 p.
Isbn
9780552562799
System control number
(Sirsi) a291556

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