Over Sea Under Stone (The Dark is Rising #1)
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DUE DECEMBER 2010
A holiday in Cornwall and the discovery of a map lead to a search for treasure. But Simon, Jane and Barney soon realise that dark forces are against them. As their adversaries make themselves known, so the danger the children face increases.
The first thrilling book in the classic The Dark Is Rising sequence.
"Beautifully told...superbly written." -- "New York Times" on The Dark Is Rising Sequence
Susan Cooper is a world-renowned author of children's books. Born and brought up in England, she worked as a journalist before moving to America, where she now lives. Her fabulous The Dark Is Rising sequence has won the Newbery Medal and was twice shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal. Her Boggart titles have won the Scottish Arts Council Children's Book Award and been shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal and the Smarties Prize. King of Shadows was also shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal. As well as writing novels, Susan Cooper writes successful plays, and screenplays for film and television.