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Howl's Moving Castle (Howl's Moving Castle #1)
by Diana Wynne Jones

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Howl's Moving Castle (Howl's Moving Castle #1) by Diana Wynne Jones Overview

An alternative cover for this ISBN can be found here Sophie has the great misfortune of being the eldest of three daughters, destined to fail miserably should she ever leave home to seek her fate. But when she unwittingly attracts the ire of the Witch of the Waste, Sophie finds herself under a horrid spell that transforms her into an old lady. Her only chance at breaking it An alternative cover for this ISBN can be found here Sophie has the great misfortune of being the eldest of three daughters, destined to fail miserably should she ever leave home to seek her fate. But when she unwittingly attracts the ire of the Witch of the Waste, Sophie finds herself under a horrid spell that transforms her into an old lady. Her only chance at breaking it lies in the ever-moving castle in the hills: the Wizard Howl's castle. To untangle the enchantment, Sophie must handle the heartless Howl, strike a bargain with a fire demon, and meet the Witch of the Waste head-on. Along the way, she discovers that there's far more to Howl—and herself—than first meets the eye.

Diana Wynne Jones

About Howl's Moving Castle (Howl's Moving Castle #1) Description

Diana was born in London, the daughter of Marjorie (née Jackson) and Richard Aneurin Jones, both of whom were teachers. When war was announced, shortly after her fifth birthday, she was evacuated to Wales, and thereafter moved several times, including periods in Coniston Water, in York, and back in London. In 1943 her family finally settled in Thaxted, Essex, where her parents worked running an ed

Data Book Howl's Moving Castle (Howl's Moving Castle #1)

Original Title Howl's moving castle, #1-3 ISBN 006441034X (ISBN13: 9780064410342 ) Edition Language English Series Howl's Moving Castle #1 Characters Michael, Wizard Howl, Sophie Hatter, Calcifer, Witch of the Waste...more , Lily Angorian...less setting Ingary Porthaven Wales Literary Awards Phoenix Award (Children's Literature Association) (2006), Boston Globe-Horn Book Award (1987) (78)