The Chronicles of Chrestomanci, Volume 3

The Chronicles of Chrestomanci, Volume 3 Cover

The Chronicles of Chrestomanci, Volume 3

Conrad's Fate and the Pinhoe Egg

By Diana Wynne Jones

Eos, Mass Market Paperbound, 9780061148323, 675pp.

Publication Date: April 22, 2008

Description

In the multiple parallel universes of the Twelve Related Worlds, only an enchanter with nine lives is powerful enough to control the rampant misuse of magic and to hold the title Chrestomanci. . . .

Cat and Christopher Chant make the most unusual friends. Christopher befriends a boy with terrible karma in a mansion where everything keeps changing. Cat meets a girl whose family of rogue witches is hiding shocking secrets. Will the Chrestomanci be able to sort out the tangle of mysteries and magic?



About the Author
In a career spanning four decades, award-winning author Diana Wynne Jones (1934 2011) wrote more than forty books of fantasy for young readers. Characterized by magic, multiple universes, witches and wizards and a charismatic nine-lived enchanter her books are filled with unlimited imagination, dazzling plots, and an effervescent sense of humor that earned her legendary status in the world of fantasy.