The shrunken head
|Format:||OverDrive MP3 Audiobook 2015 2015|
|Availability:||Available from OverDrive 2 of 2 copies|
SummaryThe book is about, among other things: the strongest boy in the world, a talking cockatoo, a faulty mind reader, a beautiful bearded lady and a nervous magician, an old museum, and a shrunken head.Blessed with extraordinary abilities, orphans Philippa, Sam, and Thomas have grown up happily in Dumfrey's Dime Museum of Freaks, Oddities, and Wonders. But when a fourth child, Max, a knife-thrower, joins the group, it sets off an unforgettable chain of events.When the museum's Amazonian shrunken head is stolen, the four are determined to get it back. But their search leads them to a series of murders and an explosive secret about their pasts. This sensational new series combines the unparalleled storytelling gifts of Lauren Oliver with the rich knowledge of the notorious relics collector H. C. Chester.
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Oliver, Lauren, 1982- Curiosity House (Sound recording)
#1 - Curiosity House: the shrunken head
#2 - Curiosity House: the screaming statue
#3 - Curiosity House: the fearsome firebird
Curiosities and wonders Fiction
Detective and mystery stories
Mystery and detective stories
Young adult fiction.
|Publisher|| [Place of publication not identified] :HarperCollins2015
Chester, H. C., author.
Read by Greg Steinbruner.
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Format: OverDrive Listen
Format: OverDrive MP3 Audiobook
Requires OverDrive app 3.0 (Windows) / 1.0 (Mac) / 1.0 (Windows Mobile)
1 audio file : digital.