The Land of Stories The Wishing Spell

The Land of Stories  The Wishing Spell
Author: Christopher Colfer
Publsiher: Hachette UK
Total Pages: 347
Release: 2012-07-17
ISBN: 0316204919
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Land of Stories The Wishing Spell Book Excerpt:

The first book in Chris Colfer's #1 New York Times bestselling series The Land of Stories about two siblings who fall into a fairy-tale world! Alex and Conner Bailey's world is about to change forever, in this fast-paced adventure that uniquely combines our modern day world with the enchanting realm of classic fairy tales. The Land of Stories tells the tale of twins Alex and Conner. Through the mysterious powers of a cherished book of stories, they leave their world behind and find themselves in a foreign land full of wonder and magic where they come face-to-face with fairy tale characters they grew up reading about. But after a series of encounters with witches, wolves, goblins, and trolls alike, getting back home is going to be harder than they thought.

The Wishing Spell

The Wishing Spell
Author: Chris Colfer
Publsiher: Hachette UK
Total Pages: 448
Release: 2012-07-17
ISBN: 1405517913
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Wishing Spell Book Excerpt:

Alex and Conner Bailey's world is about to change. When the twins' grandmother gives them a treasured fairy-tale book, they have no idea they're about to enter a land beyond all imagining: the Land of Stories, where fairy tales are real. But as Alex and Conner soon discover, the stories they know so well haven't ended in this magical land - Goldilocks is now a wanted fugitive, Red Riding Hood has her own kingdom, and Queen Cinderella is about to become a mother! The twins know they must get back home somehow. But with the legendary Evil Queen hot on their trail, will they ever find the way? The Land of Stories: The Wishing Spell brings readers on a thrilling quest filled with magic spells, laugh-out-loud humour and page-turning adventure.

The Land of Stories the Wishing Spell

The Land of Stories  the Wishing Spell
Author: Chris Colfer
Publsiher: Land of Stories
Total Pages: 448
Release: 2022-10-11
ISBN: 9780316453462
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Land of Stories the Wishing Spell Book Excerpt:

Celebrate the 10-year anniversary of Chris Colfer's #1 New York Times bestselling series The Land of Stories with this gorgeous illustrated anniversary edition! Alex and Conner Bailey's world is about to change, in this fast-paced adventure that uniquely combines our modern day world with the enchanting realm of classic fairy tales. The Land of Stories tells the tale of twins Alex and Conner. Through the mysterious powers of a cherished book of stories, they leave their world behind and find themselves in a foreign land full of wonder and magic where they come face-to-face with fairy tale characters they grew up reading about. But after a series of encounters with witches, wolves, goblins, and trolls alike, getting back home is going to be harder than they thought. This special ten-year anniversary edition of the book that launched the beloved worldwide phenomenon includes a personal note from the author and over 20 new full-color, full-page illustrations from series illustrator Brandon Dorman, making this the perfect gift for both new and returning fans!

The Wishing Spell

The Wishing Spell
Author: Chris Colfer
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 438
Release: 2017
ISBN: 9781510201804
Category: Brothers and sisters
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Wishing Spell Book Excerpt:

"Alex and Conner Bailey's world is about to change. When the twins' grandmother gives them a treasured fairy-tale book, they have no idea they're about to enter a land beyond all imagining: the Land of Stories, where fairy tales are real. But as Alex and Conner soon discover, the stories they know so well haven't ended in this magical land -- Goldilocks is now a wanted fugitive, Red Riding Hood has her own kingdom, and Queen Cinderella is about to become a mother! The twins know they must get back home somehow. But with the legendary Evil Queen hot on their trail, will they ever find the way?"--Publisher's website description.

The Enchantress Returns

The Enchantress Returns
Author: Chris Colfer
Publsiher: Orbit Books
Total Pages: 517
Release: 2014-07-03
ISBN: 9781907411786
Category: Bailey, Alex (Fictitious character)
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Enchantress Returns Book Excerpt:

Alex and Conner Bailey have not been back to the magical Land of Stories since their adventures in The Wishing Spell ended. But one night, they learn the famed Enchantress has kidnapped their mother. Against the will of their grandmother (the one and only Fairy Godmother), the twins must find their own way into the Land of Stories to rescue their mother and save the fairy tale world from the greatest threat it's ever faced.

The Land of Stories The Enchantress Returns

The Land of Stories  The Enchantress Returns
Author: Chris Colfer
Publsiher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Total Pages: 0
Release: 2013-08-06
ISBN: 9780316252379
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Land of Stories The Enchantress Returns Book Excerpt:

After decades of hiding, the evil Enchantress who cursed Sleeping Beauty is back with a vengeance. Alex and Conner Bailey have not been back to the magical Land of Stories since their adventures in The Wishing Spell ended. But one night, they learn the famed Enchantress has kidnapped their mother! Against the will of their grandmother, the twins must find their own way into the Land of Stories to rescue their mother and save the fairy tale world from the greatest threat it's ever faced.

Kiss and Spell

Kiss and Spell
Author: Suzanne Selfors
Publsiher: Hachette UK
Total Pages: 110
Release: 2015-04-07
ISBN: 0349124620
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Kiss and Spell Book Excerpt:

At Ever After High, Ginger Breadhouse is getting out from under her mum's evil reputation and forging her own destiny as a pastry chef and the host of the MirrorCast show Spells Kitchen. The problem is that her show will lose its camera crew unless she can increase her viewership to compete with the likes of Blondie Lockes and her show, Just Right. Ginger thinks a special Wish Spell from Professor Rumpelstiltskin will give her a showstopper recipe, but instead it accidentally grants her crush Hopper Croakington II a misfired wish. Can she undo the magic before it's too late? Don't miss the companion activity book, Science and Sorcery!

The Land of Stories Complete Paperback Gift Set

The Land of Stories Complete Paperback Gift Set
Author: Chris Colfer
Publsiher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Total Pages: 2896
Release: 2018-10-16
ISBN: 9780316480840
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Land of Stories Complete Paperback Gift Set Book Excerpt:

Dive into the complete #1 New York Times bestselling series The Land of Stories with this beautiful paperback gift set. Through the mysterious powers of a cherished book of stories, twins Alex and Conner leave their world behind and find themselves in a foreign land full of wonder and magic where they come face-to-face with the fairy-tale characters they grew up reading about. #1 New York Times bestselling author Chris Colfer invites readers to join Alex and Conner from the beginning on their fairy-tale adventures in this gorgeous paperback boxed set, which includes all six books in the Land of Stories series: The Wishing Spell, The Enchantress Returns, A Grimm Warning, Beyond the Kingdoms, An Author's Odyssey, and Worlds Collide.

The Enchantress Returns

The Enchantress Returns
Author: Chris Colfer
Publsiher: Hachette UK
Total Pages: 528
Release: 2013-08-06
ISBN: 1405517921
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Enchantress Returns Book Excerpt:

Alex and Conner Bailey have not been back to the magical Land of Stories since their adventures in The Wishing Spell ended. But one night, they learn the famed Enchantress has kidnapped their mother. Against the will of their grandmother (the one and only Fairy Godmother), the twins must find their own way into the Land of Stories to rescue their mother and save the fairy tale world from the greatest threat it's ever faced.

The Land of Stories Complete Gift Set

The Land of Stories Complete Gift Set
Author: Christopher Colfer
Publsiher: Hachette UK
Total Pages: 1899
Release: 2020-05-12
ISBN: 031670699X
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Land of Stories Complete Gift Set Book Excerpt:

Dive into the complete #1 New York Times bestselling series The Land of Stories with this beautiful paperback gift set. Through the mysterious powers of a cherished book of stories, twins Alex and Conner leave their world behind and find themselves in a foreign land full of wonder and magic where they come face-to-face with the fairy-tale characters they grew up reading about. #1 New York Times bestselling author Chris Colfer invites readers to join Alex and Conner from the beginning on their fairy-tale adventures in this gorgeous paperback boxed set, which includes all six books in the Land of Stories series: The Wishing Spell, The Enchantress Returns, A Grimm Warning, Beyond the Kingdoms, An Author's Odyssey, and Worlds Collide.

The Land of Stories A Grimm Warning

The Land of Stories  A Grimm Warning
Author: Chris Colfer
Publsiher: Hachette UK
Total Pages: 448
Release: 2014-07-08
ISBN: 031640683X
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Land of Stories A Grimm Warning Book Excerpt:

In the third book in the New York Times bestselling series by Chris Colfer, the Brothers Grimm have a warning for the Land of Stories. Conner Bailey thinks his fairy-tale adventures are behind him--until he discovers a mysterious clue left by the famous Brothers Grimm. With help from his classmate Bree and the outlandish Mother Goose, Conner sets off on a mission across Europe to crack a two-hundred-year-old code. Meanwhile, Alex Bailey is training to become the next Fairy Godmother...but her attempts at granting wishes never go as planned. Will she ever be truly ready to lead the Fairy Council? When all signs point to disaster for the Land of Stories, Conner and Alex must join forces with their friends and enemies to save the day. But nothing can prepare them for the coming battle...or for the secret that will change the twins' lives forever. The third book in the bestselling Land of Stories series puts the twins to the test as they must bring two worlds together!

The Land of Stories The Ultimate Book Hugger s Guide

The Land of Stories  The Ultimate Book Hugger s Guide
Author: Chris Colfer
Publsiher: Hachette UK
Total Pages: 256
Release: 2018-10-16
ISBN: 0316523313
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Land of Stories The Ultimate Book Hugger s Guide Book Excerpt:

A behind-the-scenes, comprehensive look at the #1 New York Times bestselling series. A combination travel guide, encyclopedia, and exciting fan compendium, this ultimate guidebook includes sections such as "Who's Who," "Places to Go," and "Trinkets, Treasures, and Other Things" that explore the backgrounds and histories of the many characters, places, and magic items throughout the beloved Land of Stories series. This book also includes bonus chapters, insider information about the series, and more, including sketches from the author, "Secrets from the Land of Stories," and "Chris's Top Ten Tips for Writers." Perfect for new and mega-fans alike, this full-color guidebook illustrated by series artist Brandon Dorman captures the magical ins and outs of the Land of Stories we know and love and delivers new, never-before-seen art and information sure to thrill and satisfy readers.

The Land of Stories An Author s Odyssey

The Land of Stories  An Author s Odyssey
Author: Chris Colfer
Publsiher: Hachette UK
Total Pages: 480
Release: 2016-07-12
ISBN: 0316383201
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Land of Stories An Author s Odyssey Book Excerpt:

The fifth book in Chris Colfer's #1 New York Times bestselling series The Land of Stories! The Masked Man has captured all the royal families from the Land of Stories with the help of his army of literature's greatest villains, including the Wicked Witch of the West, the Queen of Hearts, and Captain Hook. With his sinister plan finally in motion, he is eager to destroy the families and take his place as emperor. Alex and Conner know they are no match against the Masked Man's legion of villains, but they realize that they may be in possession of the greatest weapon of all: their own imaginations! So begins the twins' journey into Conner's very own stories to gather an army of pirates, cyborgs, superheroes, and mummies as they band together for the ultimate fight against the Masked Man. Meanwhile, an even more dangerous plan is brewing--one that could change the fates of both the fairy-tale world and the Otherworld forever. Conner's tales come alive in the thrilling fifth adventure in the #1 New York Times bestselling Land of Stories series.

Spellcaster

Spellcaster
Author: Rose Embyrs
Publsiher: Black Cat Press
Total Pages: 109
Release: 2010-12-20
ISBN: 1456348698
Category: Body, Mind & Spirit
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Spellcaster Book Excerpt:

Spellcaster... Have you ever wished for something great to happen to you or a loved one? Prayed hard for a special man to notice you or hoped for more wealth? Maybe you've picked up a penny and carried it all day to grant you good luck. If you've done any of these things, you were casting a magickal spell. Spellcasting is the desire to change something with your mind by using herbs, moon phases, chants and incantations. Whether you're a beginner or more advanced, you'll find all the tools you need to begin casting spells. You don't have to be a Pagan to use this book. Anyone with the longing to make their wishes happen will find Spellcaster easy to use. You'll learn about spell correspondences and how bird feathers, flowers and a variety of metals will enhance your spells. Step-by-step instructions will assist you to call the four Quarters and cast a circle. Make a protection talisman to ward off negative energy by following simple instructions. Soon you'll conjure what you want in your life and have the skills to make things happen for your loved ones too. Wealth, power, beauty, wisdom and better health is possible when you use spells and your intuitive mind to reach your goals. You'll find pages of spells, how to make a Witch's ladder and knot magick. Turn a foe into a friend, make a spell bag for under your pillow and learn to write your own potent spells. Then create a Book of Shadows, a Grimoire or a Book of Mirrors to keep a journal of your success with spells. You'll find everything you need to experience the thrill and power of becoming a spellcaster.

The Land of Stories Beyond the Kingdoms

The Land of Stories  Beyond the Kingdoms
Author: Chris Colfer
Publsiher: Hachette UK
Total Pages: 432
Release: 2015-07-07
ISBN: 0316406880
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Land of Stories Beyond the Kingdoms Book Excerpt:

Fairy tales are just the beginning. The Masked Man is on the loose in the Land of Stories, and it's up to Alex and Conner Bailey to stop him...except Alex has been thrown off the Fairy Council, and no one will believe they're in danger. With only the help of the ragtag group of Goldilocks, Jack, Red Riding Hood, and Mother Goose and her gander, Lester, the Bailey twins discover the Masked Man's secret scheme: He possesses a powerful magic potion that turns every book it touches into a portal, and he is recruiting an army of literature's greatest villains! So begins a race through the magical Land of Oz, the fantastical world of Neverland, the madness of Wonderland, and beyond. Can Alex and Conner catch up to the Masked Man, or will they be one step behind until it's too late? Fairy tales and classic stories collide in the fourth adventure in the bestselling Land of Stories series as the twins travel beyond the kingdoms!

The Ultimate Book Hugger s Guide

The Ultimate Book Hugger s Guide
Author: Chris Colfer
Publsiher: Hachette UK
Total Pages: 256
Release: 2018-11-15
ISBN: 1510201963
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Ultimate Book Hugger s Guide Book Excerpt:

A behind-the-scenes look at the world of the Land of Stories - the No.1 New York Times bestselling series, from Golden Globe-winning actor, Chris Colfer. A combination travel guide, encyclopedia, and exciting fan compendium, this ultimate guidebook includes sections such as "Who's Who," "Places to Go," and "Trinkets, Treasures, and Other Things" that explore the backgrounds and histories of the many characters, places, and magic items throughout the beloved Land of Stories series. Perfect for new and mega-fans alike, this full-colour guidebook illustrated by series artist Brandon Dorman captures the magical ins and outs of the Land of Stories we know and love and delivers new, never-before-seen art and information sure to thrill and satisfy readers.

A Century of Spells

A Century of Spells
Author: Draja Mickahoric
Publsiher: Weiser Books
Total Pages: 174
Release: 1988-01-01
ISBN: 9780877286479
Category: Body, Mind & Spirit
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

A Century of Spells Book Excerpt:

Written as a practical introduction to natural magic, this workbook serves as a practical reference for the practicing magician. It contains over 100 useful spells from a wide variety of magical traditions from all over the world. The clear, complete instructions detail how to make and work with water spells, baths, sprinkles, incense, oils, and herbs. Also included are spoken spells, and written spells passed down to and developed by the author.

Adventures from the Land of Stories Boxed Set

Adventures from the Land of Stories Boxed Set
Author: Chris Colfer
Publsiher: Hachette UK
Total Pages: 256
Release: 2015-11-24
ISBN: 0316352233
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Adventures from the Land of Stories Boxed Set Book Excerpt:

Featuring Mother Goose and Queen Red Riding Hood, fan favorite characters in the #1 New York Times bestselling series The Land of Stories, this boxed set is a must-have for new and old fans alike. From New York Times bestselling author Chris Colfer comes two new books about two beloved characters, Mother Goose and Queen Red Riding Hood. Mother Goose's diary entries over the last five hundred years take readers on a journey to learn buried secrets; and the young queen gives us her take on politics, government, health, love, and of course, what it means to be royalty.

The Wishing Spells

The Wishing Spells
Author: Enid Blyton
Publsiher: Bounty Books
Total Pages: 192
Release: 2014-07-07
ISBN: 9780753726594
Category: Children's stories
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Wishing Spells Book Excerpt:

A selection of short stories by Enid Blyton suitable for readers aged 5-8 years.

The Wishing Well Spell

The Wishing Well Spell
Author: Holly Anna
Publsiher: Simon and Schuster
Total Pages: 128
Release: 2018-04-03
ISBN: 1534412670
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Wishing Well Spell Book Excerpt:

Remember me? Daisy Dreamer? Of course you do, silly! Well, Posey my totally true imaginary friend just cast a special wishing well spell. And you won’t believe what came true! Have you ever wished a wish? Do you remember what you wished for? Wait, don’t tell me, because then your wish might not come true. My made a wish once. They threw a coin down a well, but it never came true. At least not until my totally true imaginary friend Posey came along with a special wishing-well spell. And guess what? It wasn’t only their wish that came true. Almost everyone in town had cast wishes down that well. Sounds great, right? Well, maybe not. Let’s just say be careful what you wish for because with Posey around, it might just come true. With easy-to-read language and illustrations on almost every page, the Daisy Dreamer chapter books are perfect for emerging readers.