The Marvelous Boy
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The Marvelous Boy

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Published by Fawcett .
Written in English

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Open LibraryOL7563827M
ISBN 100449130282
ISBN 109780449130285

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  Exploring the strange, icy, and nearly empty museum, Ophelia discovers the long-imprisoned Marvelous Boy, who recruits her to help him save the world from the Snow Queen; she also turns up a cluster of deadly "misery birds" and a roomful of the ghosts of numerous girls/5(16). Ophelia and the Marvelous Boy book. Read 1, reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A modern-day fairy tale set in a mysterious museum /5.   What parents need to know Parents need to know that Ophelia and the Marvelous Boy is a modern-day version of Hans Christian Andersen 's "The Snow Queen." It features a heroine, Ophelia, whose mother recently died and whose family is . Ophelia and the Marvelous Boy is a YA novel by Australian author Karen Foxlee, with illustrations by Yoko Tanaka. A retelling of Hans Christian Andersen’s The Snow Queen, the novel follows year-old Ophelia Jane Worthington-Whittard as she attempts to rescue a boy trapped in a museum from its sinister curator Miss a and the Marvelous Boy was hailed as a “well-wrought.

As Ophelia embarks on an incredible journey to rescue the boy everything that she believes will be tested. Along the way she learns more and more about the boy's own remarkable journey to reach her and save the world. A story within a story, this a modern day fairytale about the power of friendship, courage and love, and never ever giving up. "Yes," said the boy. "But that wasn't straightaway. Many years passed first." "What were you doing for those years?" "Well, mostly I played and ate sweets," said the boy.” ― Karen Foxlee, Ophelia and the Marvelous Boy. Ophelia and the Marvelous Boy By Karen Foxlee Chapter 1 Before you read the chapter: The antagonist in most novels features the opponent of the main character (the bad guy). Think back on some of your favorite characters from past novels you have read or movies you’ve seen. "The book has tons of strange references to the modern day, but we can actually amp that up a bit and put in things that only we as Trump supporters and people who are on the internet all the time.

  1 minute description of the junior fiction novel Ophelia and the Marvelous Boy by Karen Foxlee. The Marvelous Boy, as he’s called, begs Ophelia to help him stop the Snow Queen before the museum’s Wintertide Clock chimes and the world ends. Ophelia doesn’t believe the Boy, or in things that can’t be proven by science, but despite her misgivings, she decides to help him on his quest. About Ophelia and the Marvelous Boy “Magic is “messy and dangerous and filled with longing,” we learn in this brave tale of grief, villainy and redemption that borrows from the story of the Snow Queen. Ophelia and the Marvelous Boy - Ebook written by Karen Foxlee. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Ophelia and the Marvelous Boy.