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The Wishing Book
by Grahame Howard
Release Date: 06/05/09
Genre: Children's
Pages: 99
Publisher: Pneuma Springs Publishing
Format ISBN Price
Print 9781905809646 £4.99
Author Page: Grahame Howard
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The Wishing Book

John Carter aged 9, finds a book under his bedroom floorboards. When he begins to read it, he discovers that it has magical powers. It was written in 1940 by a boy who was very poor. At the time he was given the words for the book in a dream.
John discovers that whatever he wishes for on the book, happens. From thereon, he, his sister and friends have many pranks with the book until the ultimate - a trip to Planet Mars. 
Unbeknown to them, the Chief Highness of Mars has been wanting to obtain this book for a long time so that he can take over the whole universe.
With twists, betrayal and much adventure, the children are running for their lives while Martian warriors, monsters and flying cratures try to capture them.
This is an edge of the seat adventure for children aged 7 - 11.



ISBN 9781905809646
Pneuma Springs Publishing
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About the Book 

Grahame Howard launches new fantasy fiction novel for
children 8-11 years old. 

A magical book which makes all wishes come true is discovered by a 9 year old boy.
He goes on an amazing adventure with friends…
Back in 1940 on the Island of Tenerife, a young child - Pedro Armaz, is supernaturally
given words for special book which made wishes come true. His family are very poor
and so Pedro wishes for riches and great wealth which are granted.
Many years later, Zelmut, Chief and Highness of Planet Mars, discovers the existence
of the wishing book and wants it for himself so that he can become the ruler of the
whole universe. He sends a Martian warrior to find the book and bring it back to Mars,
but the warrior keeps the book and uses the book for his own selfish ends and never
returns to Mars.
Many years later, little John Carter aged 9, finds this book hidden under a floorboard
in his bedroom. He tells his twin sister Penny and close friend Jimmy and together
they have many small adventures and play pranks with the book.
The children find themselves on Planet Mars. This is where the action picks up. 

Find out more at: http://www.pneumasprings.co.uk/TheWishingBook.htm
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