Flora Segunda

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Flora Segunda

Being the Magickal Mishaps of a Girl of Spirit, Her Glass-Gazing Sidekick, Two Ominous Butlers (One Blue), a Hous

By Ysabeau S. Wilce

Graphia, Paperback, 9780152054397, 448pp.

Publication Date: May 1, 2008

Flora knows better than to take shortcuts in her family home, Crackpot Hall--the house has eleven thousand rooms, and ever since her mother banished the magickal butler, those rooms move around at random. But Flora is late for school, so she takes theunpredictable elevator anyway.Huge mistake. Lost in her own house, she stumbles upon the long-banished butler--andinto a mind-blowingmuddle of intrigue and betrayal that changes her world forever. Full ofwildly clever plot twists, this extraordinary first novel establishes Ysabeau Wilce as acompelling new voice in teen fantasy.

Praise For Flora Segunda

"One of the freshest fantasies I’ve read in years."--Charles de Lint "Highly original, strange, and amusing."--Diana Wynne Jones "Thirteen-year-old Flora Segunda is a charming narrator . . . Like Pullman’s Lyra Silvertongue or Pratchett’s Tiffany Aching."--The New York Times Book Review