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The lives of Christopher Chant

the childhood of Chrestomanci

by Diana Wynne Jones

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Published by Methuen Children"s in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

For adolescents.

Statementby Diana Wynne Jones.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6060.O51/
The Physical Object
Pagination251p. ;
Number of Pages251
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17510503M
ISBN 100416107427
OCLC/WorldCa59201437

Christopher had arranged the watches so that there was always a mixture of able-bodied people with ones that still had magic. He took the first watch himself. The Goddess took the next one. Christopher was asleep in the library next to Frederick Parkinson when something happened in the middle of the Goddess’s watch.4/5(32).   "The Lives of Christopher Chant" has a wonderful complex plot which is rare in children's books. A lovely read with a lot of characters you remember fondly even after you finished the book. Throgmorten is a special favorite of mine/5(52).

The Lives of Christopher Chant is a book in the Chrestomanci series. It revolves around the young Christopher Chant as he is sent to Chrestomanci Castle.. Plot Edit. Christopher Chant lives in London with his parents, Cosimo Chant and Miranda is summoned by his mother, who introduces him to his Uncle Ralph, who intends to use Christopher for an experiment. Get this from a library! The lives of Christopher Chant. [Diana Wynne Jones] -- Young Christopher Chant, in training to become the next Chrestomanci or head controller of magic in the world, becomes a key figure in a battle with renegade sorcerers because he has nine lives.

  The Lives of Christopher Chant by Diana Wynne Jones, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. The Lives of Christopher Chant: Diana Wynne Jones: We use cookies to give you the best possible experience/5(K).   The Lives of Christopher Chant is the first book I read by Diana Wynne Jones. After a few chapters, I couldn't put it down. It inspired me to read her other books.5/5(5).


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The Lives of Christopher Chant wasn't my first DWJ, or even my first Chrestomanci book, that was Charmed Life, which I acquired at about 8 and read until it was falling apart. This one I had to get from the library for years before picking up my own copy, so I didn't read it as many times as a kid, but over time it's become my absolute /5.

"The Lives of Christopher Chant" has a wonderful complex plot which is rare in children's books. A lovely read with a lot of characters you remember fondly even after you finished the book. Throgmorten is a special favorite of mine/5(74). The Lives of Christopher Chant (Chronicles of Chrestomanci Book 2) - Kindle edition by Jones, Diana Wynne.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Lives of Christopher Chant (Chronicles of Chrestomanci Book 2)/5(47). The Lives of Christoper Chant For Leo who got hit on the head with a cricket bat Contents 1 IT WAS YEARS before Christopher told anyone about his dreams.

2 CHRISTOPHER WAS CALLED to Mama’s dressing room that afternoon. 3 CHRISTOPHER THOUGHT he 4/5(32). The Lives Of Christopher Chant.

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Benjamin Allworthy had been the last Chrestomanci but one. “Don’t you remember Mordecai Roberts or me?” Christopher asked. “I’m Christopher Chant.” “Pleased to meet you,” Gabriel de Witt said, with a polite, shy smile. Christopher stared at him, wondering how Gabriel had come to grow up so forbidding.

“It’s no use,” Tacroy 4/5(32). Young Christopher Chant, in training to become the next Chrestomanci or head controller of magic in the world, becomes a key figure in a battle with renegade sorcerers because he has nine lives. The Lives of Christopher Chant is a children's fantasy novel by British author Diana Wynne Jones published by Methuen Children's Books in It was the fourth published of the seven Chrestomanci books ( to ).

When the first four books were reissued in the U.K. to accompany the fifth as a matching set (), this one was subtitled The Childhood of Chrestomanci and cover.

What other book might you compare The Lives of Christopher Chant to and why. I guess all of Diana Wynne Jones other books. I feel like I just figured out her "style". She never writes books with main characters that continue to be the main character.

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Christopher is in every story, The Road Back while Eric is a narrator in two of the six stories. I recommend reading The Lives of Christopher Chant first as I thought it had.

The Lives of Christopher Chant is the adventure-filled story of the boyhood of Chretomanci, the famous magician who also appears in Charmed Life, Witch Week, and The Magicians of Caprona. + Read more ISBN:   Category Entertainment; Song Up Is Down (From "Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End"/Score) Artist Hans Zimmer; Licensed to YouTube by.

The Lives of Christopher Chant by Diana Wynne Jones - review 'give this book a chance before putting it down because afterwards it is spellbinding!' BookTrain An incredibly inventive fantasist inundates the reader with a cascade of magic, so artfully deployed that it never threatens to weigh down her buoyant story.

Christopher (who appears as a full-fledged magician in Charmed Life, etc.) is here an apprentice with access to an array of parallel worlds: in one (12B, recognizably ours), technology began its vigorous growth in the 14th century; in. The first book I read this summer was The Lives of Christopher Chant.

It's set in a parallel version of Edwardian England, and Christopher's parents and uncle all have magical powers. As a young boy, he also has strong magical powers, but not everyone is aware of them.

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Fantasy Young Adult Fiction.Tacroy’s eyes slid across Christopher over and over again, without a trace of recognition. And every time Tacroy’s answer should have incriminated Christopher, Tacroy lied, and followed the lie up with a smokescreen of other confessions to take people’s minds off the question.

Christopher’s face went stiff from keeping the vague look on it.4/5(32).