The House with Chicken Legs
  • Published:
    Oct-2018 (Hardcover)
    Feb-2020 (Paperback)
  • Formats:
    Print / eBook / Audio
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  • Pages:
    272
  • Age Level:
    08-12
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All 12-year-old Marinka wants is a friend. A real friend. Not like her house with chicken legs. Sure, the house can play games like tag and hide-and-seek, but Marinka longs for a human companion. Someone she can talk to and share secrets with.

But that's tough when your grandmother is a Yaga, a guardian who guides the dead into the afterlife. It's even harder when you live in a house that wanders all over the world ... carrying you with it. Even worse, Marinka is being trained to be a Yaga. That means no school, no parties -- and no playmates that stick around for more than a day.

So when Marinka stumbles across the chance to make a real friend, she breaks all the rules ... with devastating consequences. Her beloved grandmother mysteriously disappears, and it's up to Marinka to find her -- even if it means making a dangerous journey to the afterlife.

With a mix of whimsy, humor, and adventure, this debut novel will wrap itself around your heart and never let go.




EDITIONS
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    •  
    • May-2018
    • Usborne
    • Paperback
    • ISBN: 1474940668
    • ISBN13: 9781474940665
    •  
    • Feb-2020
    • Scholastic
    • Paperback
    • ISBN: 1338209973
    • ISBN13: 9781338209976
    • First Edition
    • Sep-2018
    • Scholastic
    • Hardcover
    • ISBN: 1338209965
    • ISBN13: 9781338209969
    •  
    • Sep-2018
    • Scholastic Press
    • eBook (Kindle)
    •  
    • Sep-2018
    • Scholastic
    • eBook
    • ISBN: 1338209981
    • ISBN13: 9781338209983

 


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