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Review| Howl’s Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones

Title: Howl’s Moving Castle
Author: Diana Wynne Jones
Publisher: Harper Collins
Source: Paperback


“How about making a bargain with me?” said the demon. “I’ll break your spell if you agree to break this contact I’m under.”

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People love children’s and young adult fantasy author Diana Wynne Jones because her novels are funny, action-packed, full of twists and turns, clever, and skillful in their manipulation of and commentary on fantastic and mythological tropes. 282 more words

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Review: Howl's Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones

Howl’s Moving Castle is the story of a young woman called Sophie, who is forced to work a dull job running a hat shop. After being cursed by a witch, she encounters the Wizard Howl, who lives in a moving castle with his fire demon, Calcifer and apprentice Michael. 311 more words

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