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Author Skelton, Matthew

Title The story of Cirrus Flux / Matthew Skelton

Publ Info New York : Delacorte Press, 2010
Edition First U.S. edition
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Library  PZ7.S626123 S76 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript 288 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Contents The gallows tree -- The girl behind the curtain -- Blackguards! -- The house in Midas Row -- Mr. Leechcraft -- Twelve years earlier -- The House of Mesmerism -- Black Mary's hole -- Across London -- The dark room -- The silver timepiece -- Twelve years earlier -- The boy who did not exist -- The face at the window -- Cirrus, alone -- The scioptric eye -- The hall of wonders -- The moon-sail -- Eleven years earlier -- The halcyon bird -- The hanging boy -- The fallen angel -- The celestial chamber -- Escape! -- The breath of God -- H-O-P-E
Note In 1783 London, the destiny of an orphaned boy and girl becomes intertwined as the boy, Cirrus Flux, is pursued by a sinister woman mesmerist, a tiny man with an all-seeing eye, and a skull-collecting scoundrel, all of whom believe that he possesses an orb containing a divine power
LC subject Orphans -- Juvenile fiction
Paranormal fiction
Adventure stories
Great Britain -- History -- George III, 1760-1820 -- Juvenile fiction
London (England) -- History -- 18th century -- Juvenile fiction
ISBN 9780385733816 (hc : alk. paper)
038573381X (hc : alk. paper)
9780385903981 (glb : alk. paper)
0385903987 (glb : alk. paper)
9780440421696 (trade pbk. : alk. paper)
0440421691 (trade pbk. : alk. paper)
9780375895326 (e-book : alk. paper)
0375895329 (e-book : alk. paper)