The House of One Hundred Clocks by A.M. Howell

The House of One Hundred Clocks by A.M. Howell

jeanniejeanniejeannie.co.uk BLOG Thursday 27th February 2020

The House of One Hundred Clocks By A.M. Howell

Paperback:            336 pages

Age Range:          9 – 12 years

Publisher:              Usborne Publishing Ltd (

“Utterly gripping, this wonderfully atmospheric mystery completely swept me away” – Andy Shepherd, author of The Boy who Grew Dragons

JUNE, 1905.

Helena and her parrot, Orbit, are swept off to Cambridge when her father is appointed clock-winder to one of the wealthiest men in England. There is only one rule: the clocks must never stop.

But Helena discovers the house of one hundred clocks holds many mysteries; a ghostly figure, strange notes and disappearing winding keys Can she work out its secrets before time runs out?

“Fans of Emma Carroll will adore this historical tale of derring-do and righted wrongs.” – The Times on The Garden of Lost Secrets

 

INSPIRATIONAL QUOTE FOR THE DAY

“If you stop struggling then you stop life.” – Huey Newton

HAPPINESS IS…

Happiness is…travelling in a time machine

GRANDAD’S ONE LINER JOKE OF THE DAY

Man shows belly button in public

It is now under a vest

LOVE IS…

Love is… steering your own course to happiness

 

 

 

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