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    • ISBN:9781444007787
    • Publication date:07 Mar 2013
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The Witching Hour

Book 1

By Sara Grant
Illustrated by Erica-Jane Waters

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Magical mayhem as little witch, Trix, begins her journey towards becoming a real 'fairy' godmother!

Trix wasn't expecting to develop magical powers when she turned ten, but it was definitely her best, if most surprising, birthday present! Now she's taking witching lessons and has an invisible kitten of her very own - but how can she keep it all a secret from her best friend, Holly?

Biographical Notes

Sara Grant is an American living in the UK. Sara graduated from Indiana University with degrees in journalism and psychology. She now works as an editor, creating series fiction for children. She lives in London with her husband.

Visit her website at www.sara-grant.com, follow her on Twitter at https://twitter.com/AuthorSaraGrant and read her blog at http://saragrantauthor.blogspot.co.uk. She is also a contributor to http://edgeauthors.blogspot.co.uk.

Illustrator Erica-Jane Waters grew up in the beautiful Northern Irish countryside where her imagination was ignited by the local folklore and fairy tales. She now lives in Oxfordshire with her young family.

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  • ISBN: 9781444007770
  • Publication date: 07 Mar 2013
  • Page count: 144
  • Imprint: Orion Children's Books
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