100 Cupboards

100 Cupboards Cover

100 Cupboards

By N. D. Wilson

Yearling Books, Paperback, 9780375838828, 289pp.

Publication Date: December 23, 2008

Description
Twelve-year-old Henry York wakes up one night to find bits of plaster in his hair. Two knobs have broken through the wall above his bed and one of them is slowly turning . . .Henry scrapes the plaster off the wall and discovers cupboards of all different sizes and shapes. Through one he can hear the sound of falling rain. Through another he sees a glowing room with a man pacing back and forth Henry soon understands that these are not just cupboards, but portals to other worlds.
100 Cupboards is the first book of a new fantasy adventure, written in the best world-hopping tradition and reinvented in N. D. Wilson's inimitable style.

"From the Hardcover edition.



About the Author
N. D. WILSON lives and writes in the top of a tall, skinny house only one block from where he was born. But his bestselling novels, including the highly acclaimed 100 Cupboards series, have traveled far and wide and have been translated into dozens of languages. He and his wife have five young storytellers of their own, along with an unreasonable number of pets. You can visit him online at ndwilson.com. "From the Hardcover edition."


Praise For 100 Cupboards

“Well crafted and gratifying.”—School Library Journal

“A highly imaginative tale.”—Kirkus Reviews