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Author O'Brien, Robert C.

Title The silver crown / Robert C. O'Brien
Published London : Collins, 1975


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Description 191 pages ; 18 cm
Series Lions
Summary SUMMARY: On her tenth birthday, Ellen finds a silver crown on her pillow. Wearing it, she finds herself pursued by those who want the crown for its magic powers. She makes a long journey to her aunt's and on her way discovers an evil plot to turn all the children into criminal slaves. Because she has the silver crown she is able to destroy the evil power and reach her aunt's home safely
Notes Children's stories in English, 1900-. Texts (BNB/PRECIS)
Originally published: New York : Atheneum, 1968 ; London : Gollancz, 1973
Audience For 10-11 year old readers
Subject Children's stories.
Crowns -- Juvenile fiction.
Good and evil -- Juvenile fiction.
Magic -- Juvenile fiction.
Readers (Primary)
Genre/Form Fantasy fiction.
ISBN 0006710050 (paperback)