Book Summary

    Orphaned Lewis Barnavelt comes to live with his Uncle Jonathan and quickly learns that both his uncle and his next-door neighbor are witches on a quest to discover the terrifying clock ticking within the walls of Jonathan's house. Can the three of them save the world from certain destruction?
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    Author

    John Bellairs

    Year Published

    1973

    Categories

    8-12, Boys, classic, English, Girls, in corpus, mystery, Young Adult

    ISBN 13

    9780142402573

    Profanity

    low

    Sexuality

    none

    Violence

    mild

    Goodreads Rating

    4.04

    # Ratings

    5356

    # of Words

Book Summary

Orphaned Lewis Barnavelt comes to live with his Uncle Jonathan and quickly learns that both his uncle and his next-door neighbor are witches on a quest to discover the terrifying clock ticking within the walls of Jonathan's house. Can the three of them save the world from certain destruction?
(summary from goodreads.com)