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1407191551
Book:Wildspark: a ghost machine adventure; Vashti Hardy:2019 Book Wildspark: a ghost machine adventure; Vashti Hardy
Wildspark: a ghost machine adventure; Vashti Hardy
Author: Hardy, Vashti
Year: 2019
Language: English
Type: Book
Class Number: JF
Category: Fiction
Publisher: Scholastic, 2019
Physical or Electronic: Physical
ISBN: 9781407191553
Notes:
In Medlock, a secretive guild of inventors have brought spirits of the dead back into the world, harnessing them in animal-like machines. Young Prue has joined as an apprentice, but she's on a mission of her own: to bring her brother back to life. To find him, she needs to get the ghost machines to remember the people they used to be.
Extent: 430 pages, map (black and white), 20 cm, pbk
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Author: Hardy, Vashti
Year: 2021
Language: English
Type: Book
Publisher: Scholastic
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: More high adventure and invention with an ecological twist from the Blue Peter Award winning author of Wildspark and Brightstorm. Cast out from the clockwork island of Ironhold, where mechanical technology controls everything, Orin Crowfall finds himself adrift on a small boat in the middle of the ocean. As Orin and his robot friend Cody struggle to make sense of the events that brought them here, the one thing they know for sure is that Ironhold is in trouble. They need to get back, whatever the cost. Plagued by perilous seas and freak storms, and with a terrifying sea monster on their tail, Orin soon realises their journey won't be easy. It will take courage and strength, trusting in new friends and embracing the spirit of adventure, if Orin wants to save his home.
352 pages ; 20 cm (pbk)
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1407197266
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Author: Hardy, Vashti
Year: 2020
Language: English
Type: Book
Publisher: Scholastic
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: The Brightstorm twins are back for another adventure! Eudora Vane has organized an explorer fleet to search the Eastern Isles, the last known destination of missing adventurer Ermitage Wrigglesworth. Harriet Culpepper and the crew of the Aurora join the mission, but they don't believe that Eudora has good intentions. What is she really looking for?
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0702312258
Book:Firesong:2022 Book
Author: Hardy, Vashti
Year: 2022
Language: English
Type: Book
Publisher: Scholastic
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: Maps on inside covers The Aurora crew are going on a mission to the Volcanic North, where years before the Brightstorm twins' parents discovered the moth that is their family symbol. But scheming, ambitious Eudora Vane is still dedicated to destroying the Brightstorm family name, and the further the Aurora travels, the more long-buried secrets are revealed.
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Author: Hardy, Vashti
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Language: English
Type: Book
Publisher: Scholastic
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: Twins Arthur and Maudie receive word that their father died in a failed attempt to reach South Polaris. But a mysterious clue leads the twins to question the story they've been told, and they join the crew of a new exploration attempt in the hope of learning the truth. Will Arthur and Maudie find the answers they seek?
343 pages ; 20 cm (pbk)
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0655612173
eAudio:Brightstorm:2019.:Unabridged ed. eAudio
Author: Hardy, Vashti
Author: Ireland, Ryan
Year: 2019.
Language: English
Type: eAudio
Edition: Unabridged ed.
Publisher: Bolinda audio
Physical or Electronic: Electronic material
Note: Downloadable eAudiobook. Fiction. Duration: 08:14:59. Twins Arthur and Maudie Brightstorm receive word in Lontown that their famous explorer father has died in a failed attempt to reach the southern-most point in the world. Not only that, but he has been accused of stealing fuel before he died! The twins don't believe the news, and they answer an ad to join a new attempt to reach South Polaris. It's their only hope of learning the truth ... and salvaging their family's reputation. As the winged ship Aurora sets sail, the twins must keep their wits about them and prove themselves worthy of the rest of the crew. But will Arthur and Maudie find the answers they seek?. Children.
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0655636447
Talking book - CD:Wildspark:2019 Talking book - CD
Author: Hardy, Vashti
Author: Ramsdale, Cecelia
Year: 2019
Language: English
Type: Talking book - CD
Publisher: Bolinda Audio
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: In Medlock, a secretive guild of inventors have brought spirits of the dead back into the world, harnessing them in animal-like machines. Young Prue has joined as an apprentice, but she's on a mission of her own: to bring her brother back to life. To find him, she needs to get the ghost machines to remember the people they used to be.
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1867501007
Talking book - CD:The griffin gate:2020 Talking book - CD
Author: Hardy, Vashti
Author: Wheaton, Emily
Year: 2020
Language: English
Type: Talking book - CD
Publisher: Bolinda Audio
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: For years Grace's family have been wardens of the Griffin map, using its teleport technology to help people and fight crime across the land of Moreland. At thirteen, Grace is too young become a warden, but she longs to go on missions herself. After all, if her brother Bren can do it, why can't she? So when Grace finds herself alone with the map when a distress call comes in, she jumps at the chance to prove she's up to the task. But the map transports Grace to a remote village where nothing is quite as it seems. Has she landed right in the middle of a treacherous scheme?
2 CDs (1 hr., 25 min.) : digital, stereo
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1867555433
Talking book - CD:The puffin portal:2021 Talking book - CD
Author: Hardy, Vashti
Author: Wheaton, Emily
Year: 2021
Language: English
Type: Talking book - CD
Publisher: Bolinda Audio
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: Grace's family are wardens of the incredible Griffin Map, using its teleport technology to fight crime across Moreland. Right now it's all systems go at Griffin HQ, where Grace, her mum and her brother have their hands full answering a huge number of calls for help. They could really do with another warden on the team - but Mum believes their important work should be kept inside the family. Meanwhile, Grace is investigating a series of puzzling petty thefts. The clues lead her to a ramshackle castle on a lonely island, where the mystery only deepens. Will Grace be able to track down the thief?
2 CDs (1 hr., 20 min.) : digital, stereo
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Book:The raven riddle:2022 Book
Author: Hardy, Vashti
Author: Smillie, Natalie
Year: 2022
Language: English
Type: Book
Publisher: Barrington Stoke
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: Dyslexic-friendly Grace and Tom are excited to begin their first mission together, but what at first seems a quiet village quickly becomes their most challenging investigation so far.
110 pages, illustrations (black and white) ; 20 cm (pbk)
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0702302562
Book:Harley Hitch and the missing moon:2022 Book
Author: Hardy, Vashti
Author: Ermos, George
Year: 2022
Language: English
Type: Book
Publisher: Scholastic
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: Harley Hitch is back with another inventive adventure! When the circus comes to town, Harley's curiosity get the better of her - and she accidentally breaks a cabinet that makes things magically disappear! Soon after, everyone realizes that the Moon has gone missing. Time is speeding up, wildlife at night is getting disorientated by the darkness, and there's no more tide. Is Harley to blame? Can she sort out the mess before it's too late?
215 pages, illustrations (black and white), 1 map (black and white) ; 20 cm (pbk)
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