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Ophelia and the Marvelous Boy
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Published:
[Place of publication not identified]: Random House Children's Books, 2014.
Format:
eBook
Content Description:
224 pages
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG - BL: 4.9 - AR Pts: 7
Lexile measure:
660L
Status:
Available Online
Description

“Magic is “messy and dangerous and filled with longing, ” we learn in this brave tale of grief, villainy and redemption that borrows from the story of the Snow Queen. Set in a vast, chilly museum, the tale brings together a valiant girl, a charmed boy, a magical sword and a clock ticking down to the end of the world.”—The Wall Street Journal This is the story of unlikely heroine Ophelia Jane Worthington-Whittard who doesn't believe in anything that can't be proven by science. She and her sister Alice are still grieving for their dead mother when their father takes a job in a strange museum in a city where it always snows. On her very first day in the museum Ophelia discovers a boy locked away in a long forgotten room.  He is a prisoner of Her Majesty, the Snow Queen.  And he has been waiting for Ophelia's help. As Ophelia embarks on an incredible journey to rescue the boy everything that she believes will be tested. Along the way she learns more and more about the boy's own remarkable journey to reach her and save the world. A story within a story, this a modern day fairytale about the power of friendship, courage and love, and never ever giving up. From the Hardcover edition.

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Language:
English
ISBN:
9780385753579
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 4.9, 7 Points
Lexile measure:
660

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Description
“Magic is “messy and dangerous and filled with longing, ” we learn in this brave tale of grief, villainy and redemption that borrows from the story of the Snow Queen. Set in a vast, chilly museum, the tale brings together a valiant girl, a charmed boy, a magical sword and a clock ticking down to the end of the world.”—The Wall Street Journal This is the story of unlikely heroine Ophelia Jane Worthington-Whittard who doesn't believe in anything that can't be proven by science. She and her sister Alice are still grieving for their dead mother when their father takes a job in a strange museum in a city where it always snows. On her very first day in the museum Ophelia discovers a boy locked away in a long forgotten room.  He is a prisoner of Her Majesty, the Snow Queen.  And he has been waiting for Ophelia's help. As Ophelia embarks on an incredible journey to rescue the boy everything that she believes will be tested. Along the way she learns more and more about the boy's own remarkable journey to reach her and save the world. A story within a story, this a modern day fairytale about the power of friendship, courage and love, and never ever giving up. From the Hardcover edition.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Foxlee, K. (2014). Ophelia and the Marvelous Boy. [Place of publication not identified], Random House Children's Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Foxlee, Karen. 2014. Ophelia and the Marvelous Boy. [Place of publication not identified], Random House Children's Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Foxlee, Karen, Ophelia and the Marvelous Boy. [Place of publication not identified], Random House Children's Books, 2014.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Foxlee, Karen. Ophelia and the Marvelous Boy. [Place of publication not identified], Random House Children's Books, 2014.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2022. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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