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Tony DiTerlizzi and Holly Black Message Board 6/2/2010 5:28:19 AM
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Lucinda's Secret
The adventures of the Grace children pick up where they left off after Mallory and Jared rescue their brother Simon from goblins who have kidnapped him. Twins Jared and Simon Grace, along with their older sister Mallory, have just discovered that the goblins that kidnapped Simon were in pursuit of the Field Guide. The Field Guide is a book written by their great great Uncle Arthur Spiderwick, a man who formerly lived in the house they are living in and...
The Ironwood Tree - Spiderwick Chronicles 4
In the fourth installment of the Spiderwick Chronicles the Grace children continue their battle against the assortment of magical creatures (elves, goblins, ogres, dwarves, phookas) that are trying to get their hands on the Field Guide, an instructional book written by their ancestor Arthur Spiderwick. The Field Guide, which provides detailed information on dealing with magical creatures, was in the Grace childrens' possession until the house brownie Th...
The Seeing Stone - Spiderwick Chronicles
In this second installment of The Spiderwick Chronicles, Jared, Simon and Mallory Grace are settling into life at Spiderwick Estate, the home of their crazy Aunt Lucinda. Jared and Simon are twins, although their personalities are quite different. Jared is moody and prone to getting into fights at school while Simon is a bit quieter and enjoys spending time with animals. Older sister Mallory is a clever teenager who enjoys fencing and making wisecrack...
The Spiderwick Chronicles: The Field Guide
Everything changed for the Grace children after their mother and father divorced. Leaving their tiny New York apartment to move into their Aunt Lucinda's creepy Victorian mansion was not what Jared Grace considered a good change, but no one asked his opinion. His mother said it was for the best because Jared had broken a classmate's nose at his old school and would have been expelled if they hadn't been moving. She also told Jared that he needed to find ...

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