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Five Children and It

Written by E. NesbitAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by E. Nesbit
Illustrated by H. R. MillarAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by H. R. Millar
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· Random House Books for Young Readers
· eBook · Ages 9-12 years
· January 26, 2010 · $9.99 · 978-0-375-89524-1 (0-375-89524-8)

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ABOUT THIS BOOK

What would you do if you could wish for anything in the world? In E. Nesbit’s classic middle-grade tale of adventure and mayhem, five children discover a Psammead, a grumpy magical creature with the ability to grant wishes. At first, their newfound power seems exciting and full of promise, but soon the children realize that getting what you wish for can land you in a whole heap of trouble! This Looking Glass Library edition includes an introduction by Laurel Snyder and line illustrations from the original 1902 publication.


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E. Nesbit (1858–1924) is the beloved author of nearly 40 books, including Five Children and It, The Phoenix and the Carpet, and The Story of the Amulet.


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