Brooks, Karen R. THE BOOK OF NIGHT
South Melbourne, VIC, Australia Thomas C. Lothian 2003 073440509X / 9780734405098 First Edition Softcover Good + 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
384pp. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Art-illustrated (Marc McBride) card wrapper lightly bumped, with several minor pressure-marks, else good. Small, b/white chapter header illustrations throughout by Marc McBride. Textblock tanned, mildly wavy on head. This title, 'The Book of Night', is the third book in Karen Brooks' popular 'Cassandra Klein' series, in which Caz and Simon, while determined to celebrate Hallowe'en, are confronted by the evil Dr. Proteus, who demands that Caz give him her magical necklace or he will destroy Gus, her mentally-deteriorating father, and his mind, once and for all. But will he succeed . . . ? Contents include: Prelims., Map, Caz's Rules, 25 chapters, Epilogue, Glossary. Book weight approx. 300g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.