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CITY OF THE BEASTS

Isabel Allende, Author, Margaret Sayers Peden, Translator , trans. from the Spanish by Margaret Sayers Peden. HarperTrophy/Rayo $7.99 (406p) ISBN 978-0-06-053503-2

A 15-year-old accompanies his eccentric grandmother on a writing assignment in South America to search for a legendary nine-foot-tall "Beast." PW said the "action and outcome seem cleverly crafted to deliver the moral, but many readers will find the author's formula successful with its environmentalist theme, a pinch of the grotesque and a larger dose of magic." Ages 10-up. (May)

Reviewed on: 05/24/2004
Release date: 05/01/2004
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Ebook - 448 pages - 978-0-06-225447-4
Paperback - 401 pages - 978-0-06-051032-9
Mass Market Paperbound - 978-0-06-055748-5
Paperback - 406 pages - 978-0-00-714637-6
Paperback - 406 pages - 978-0-06-182511-8
Prebound-Glued - 406 pages - 978-0-7569-3212-1
Hardcover - 416 pages - 978-0-06-051031-2
Analog Audio Cassette - 978-0-06-051076-3
Hardcover - 416 pages - 978-0-06-050918-7
Library Binding - 416 pages - 978-0-06-050917-0
Analog Audio Cassette - 978-0-06-051077-0
Paperback - 400 pages - 978-0-06-051195-1
Prebound-Glued - 406 pages - 978-0-613-71427-3
Prebound-Glued - 401 pages - 978-0-613-83866-5
Prebound-Other - 401 pages - 978-0-606-30696-6
Prebound-Other - 978-0-606-30674-4
Prebound-Other - 978-1-4176-2363-1
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