Publisher description for Inkheart / Cornelia Funke ; translated from the German by Anthea Bell.
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Meggie lives a quiet life alone with her father, a book-binder. But her father has a deep secret-- he posseses an extraordinary magical power. One day a mysterious stranger arrives who seems linked to her father's past. Who is this sinister character and what does he want? Suddenly Meggie is involved in a breathless game of escape and intrigue as her father's life is put in danger. Will she be able to save him in time?
Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Books and reading Fiction, Characters in literature Fiction, Magic Fiction, Bookbinding Fiction, Authorship Fiction, Italy Fiction