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Joanne Owen is the author of Puppet Master, which was longlisted for a Carnegie Medal.

Joanne Owen was born in Pembrokeshire, Wales, and studied Anthropology, Archaeology and Social Sciences at St. John's College, Cambridge. She has worked in children's bookselling and publishing ever since. Joanne plays bass guitar and accordion in a band and lives in London.

Valentine: 'The artwork which decorates the pages all the way through is refreshingly original'. Jan is a grief-stricken boy, living with his uncle and aunt after the plague took his parent. ut then he discovers a new world in his uncle's cellar: among the potions and the collection of weird and hybrid creatures – like a peahen with the feathers of a peacock! – an elixir of life is being perfected. As Jan's story takes him from Vienna to Prague, it seems that something momentous.

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To test the serum, they must follow a set of ancient instructions and play a dangerous game of bringing the inanimate to life. When Gustav dies suddenly, it's up to Jan to continue his work. But little does he know that his beautiful, calculating aunt dreams of using the serum for her own purposes: eternal life.

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When Gustav dies suddenly, it's up to Jan to continue his work - little does he know that his beautiful, calculating aunt dreams of using the serum for her own purposes - eternal life.

LoveReading View on The Alchemist and the Angel. Joanne Owen was born in Pembrokeshire, Wales, and read Social and Political Sciences with Archaeology and Anthropology at St John's College, Cambridge. From the author of Puppet Master, an enthralling tale of mystery, magic and alchemy Set against the vivid backdrop of 16th century Prague and the equally breathtaking Vienna, a magical, historical adventure from a talented author. The Alchemist and the Angel Synopsis. Now living in North London, Joanne has published two previous Young Adult novels.

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See contact information and details about Joanne Owen Books. 2) The Alchemist and the Angel (Orion Children’s Books) A fantastical, historical epic set in sixteenth century Prague, among the plague-ridden ghettos and decadent court of mad Emperor Rudolf and his ruthless alchemists. An imaginative tour de force’ School Librarian

Everything changes for orphaned Jan when his beloved uncle, Gustav—anatomist, natural scientist and aspiring alchemist—enlists his help in a quest to create a life-generating serum. To test the serum, they must follow a set of ancient instructions and play a dangerous game of bringing the inanimate to life... When Gustav dies suddenly, it's up to Jan to continue his work, but little does he know that his beautiful, calculating aunt dreams of using the serum for her own purposes—eternal life. Under the façade of her grief, she convinces Jan they must move from Vienna to Prague, and when she mysteriously disappears, Jan searches for her. In the plague ridden ghettos and the court of the mad Emperor Rudolf, he must pit his wits against an extraordinary cast of characters and events. His only ally is Zuzana, a girl with secrets of her own. Set against the vivid backdrop of 16th century Prague and the equally breathtaking Vienna, a magical, historical adventure.

The Alchemist and the Angel epub download

ISBN13: 978-1444001501

ISBN: 1444001507

Author: Joanne Owen

Category: Books for children

Subcategory: Literature & Fiction

Language: English

Publisher: Orion Children's Books (June 1, 2010)

Pages: 224 pages

ePUB size: 1814 kb

FB2 size: 1420 kb

Rating: 4.8

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