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Paul Stewart

Full Name: Paul Stewart
Gender: Male
Born: 1955-06-04
Number of Works: 158
Paul Stewart is a writer of children's books, best known for the bestselling The Edge Chronicles, the Free Lance novels and the Far Flung Adventures series among others. Many of his books are illustrated by Chris Riddell. Paul Stewart lives in the Seaside town Brighton with his wife and children.
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ISBN: 0552554227, 9780552554220
Keywords: book, chronicles, edge, deepwoods
Pages: 288
Published: 1999
  • Rating: 80%

Here is a tale of fantastic lands at the edge of the world, where certain rocks float in the air and the feared Deepwoods are crowded with extraordinary trees and creatures. Paul Stewart tells the story with considerable input from Chris Riddell's copious and wonderfully detailed line drawings of fabulous creatures, often reminiscent of Tenniel's or Mervyn Peake's grotesques. Overall the narrative has a familiar shape, as the young lad Twig who's been raised by woodtrolls learns that his destiny lies elsewhere, and blunders off through the Deepwoods to find teeming horrors, unexpected
ISBN: 0385750706, 9780385750707
Keywords: book, chronicles, edge, stormchaser
Pages: 386
Published: 1999
  • Rating: 80%

Since his childhood in the DeepWoods, young Twig has always longed to soar above the forest canopy and explore the sky. Now a crew member on his father’s sky pirate ship, the Stormchaser, his dream seems fulfilled. But a much higher destiny awaits Twig. The lofty city of Sanctaphrax—built on a giant rock, floating high in the sky—is at the point of disaster. The city’s future is dependent on stormphrax—a valuable substance available only from the heart of a Great Storm. And only the Stormchaser, with Twig onboard, could risk entering a storm. . . .
ISBN: 0385750765, 9780385750769
Keywords: book, chronicles, edge, gloamglozer, curse
Pages: 370
Published: 2001
  • Rating: 80%

‘Oh, Sky above!’ Linius wailed. ‘If I had known then what I know now…’Quint, son of a sky pirate captain, and new apprentice to Linius Pallitax, the Most High Academe, has been set some highly important tasks. Just how important, Quint is about to find out as he and Linius’s only daughter, Maris, are plunged into a terrifying adventure that takes them deep within the rock upon which Sanctaphrax is built. Here, they unwittingly invoke an ancient curse — the curse of the gloamglozer…A dramatic and exuberant fantasy filled with colourful characters
ISBN: 0385750811, 9780385750813
Keywords: book, chronicles, edge, vox
Pages: 400
Published: 2003
  • Rating: 80%
ISBN: 0375937412, 9780375937415
Keywords: book, chronicles, edge, knights, winter
Pages: 400
Published: 2005
  • Rating: 80%

In the great floating city of Sanctaphrax, blizzards howl through the streets as the Edgeworld descends into an endless winter. Quint, the son of a sky pirate, has just begun his training at the Knights Academy—training that involves heading out over the Edge on tethers to develop his flying skills. But when Quint breaks the rules and heads out to Open Sky on his own, he runs into the great sky leviathans known as cloud-eaters and must use all his skill and ingenuity if catastrophe is not to strike the Edgeworld. . . .From the Hardcover edition.
ISBN: 0385750889, 9780385750882
Keywords: crane, fergus, adventures, flung
Pages: 240
Published: 2004
  • Rating: 80%