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City of the Beasts

(2002)
(The first book in the City of the Beasts series)
A novel by

 
 
An ecological romance with a pulsing heart, equal parts Rider Haggard and Chico Buarque -- one of the world's greatest and most beloved storytellers broadens her style and reach with a Amazonian adventure story which will appeal to all ages Fifteen-year-old Alexander Cold has the chance to take the trip of a lifetime. With his mother in hospital, too ill to look after him, Alex is sent out to his grandmother Kate -- a fearless reporter with blue eyes 'as sharp as daggers' points'. Kate is about to embark on an expedition to the dangerous, remote world of the Amazon rainforest, but rather than change her plans, she simply takes Alex along with her. They set off with their team -- including a local guide and his daughter Nadia, with her wild, curly hair and skin the colour of honey -- in search of a fabled headhunting tribe and a legendary, marauding creature known to locals only as 'the Beast', only to find out much, much more about the mysteries of the jungle and its inhabitants. In a novel rich in adventure, magic and spirit, internationally-celebrated novelist Isabel Allende takes readers of all ages on a voyage of discovery and wonder, deep into the heart of the Amazon.

Genre: Young Adult Fantasy

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Hardback Editions

August 2008 : USA Library Binding
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Title: City of the Beasts
Author(s): Isabel Allende
ISBN: 1-4395-4741-6 / 978-1-4395-4741-0 (USA edition)
Publisher:
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May 2004 : USA Library Binding

Title: City of the Beasts
Author(s): Isabel Allende
ISBN: 0-606-30674-9 / 978-0-606-30674-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Turtleback Books
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May 2004 : USA Hardback
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Title: City of the Beasts
Author(s): Isabel Allende
ISBN: 0-7569-3212-2 / 978-0-7569-3212-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Perfection Learning
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April 2004 : USA Library Binding
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Title: City Of The Beasts (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)
Author(s): Isabel Allende
ISBN: 0-613-71427-X / 978-0-613-71427-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Turtleback Books
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January 2004 : UK Hardback

Title: City of the Beasts (Charnwood Library)
Author(s): Isabel Allende
ISBN: 1-84395-133-9 / 978-1-84395-133-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Ulverscroft Large Print Books Ltd
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July 2003 : USA Library Binding
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Title: City of the Beasts
Author(s): Isabel Allende
ISBN: 0-613-62603-6 / 978-0-613-62603-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Bt Bound
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June 2003 : USA Library Binding

Title: City of the Beasts
Author(s): Isabel Allende
ISBN: 1-4176-2363-2 / 978-1-4176-2363-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Turtleback Books
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November 2002 : USA Library Binding
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Title: City of the Beasts
Author(s): Isabel Allende
ISBN: 0-06-050917-1 / 978-0-06-050917-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins Canada / Other
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October 2002 : UK Hardback
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Title: City of the Beasts
Author(s): Isabel Allende
ISBN: 0-00-714635-3 / 978-0-00-714635-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Flamingo
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October 2002 : USA Hardback
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Title: City Of The Beasts
Author(s): Isabel Allende
ISBN: 0-06-050918-X / 978-0-06-050918-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Katherine Tegen
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Paperback Editions

January 2021 : USA Paperback

Title: City of the Beasts (Memories of the Eagle and the Jaguar)
Author(s): Isabel Allende
ISBN: 0-06-306290-9 / 978-0-06-306290-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books
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November 2009 : USA Paperback
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Title: City of the Beasts
Author(s): Isabel Allende
ISBN: 0-06-182511-5 / 978-0-06-182511-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Harper Perennial
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April 2005 : USA Paperback
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Title: City Of The Beasts (rack)
Author(s): Isabel Allende
ISBN: 0-06-077645-5 / 978-0-06-077645-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Katherine Tegen
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April 2004 : USA Paperback
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Title: City of the Beasts
Author(s): Isabel Allende
ISBN: 0-06-053503-2 / 978-0-06-053503-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Harper Trophy
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June 2003 : UK Paperback
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Title: City of the Beasts
Author(s): Isabel Allende
ISBN: 0-00-714637-X / 978-0-00-714637-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Harper Perennial
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June 2003 : USA Paperback
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Title: City of the Beasts (international edition)
Author(s): Isabel Allende
ISBN: 0-06-055748-6 / 978-0-06-055748-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins
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November 2002 : USA Paperback
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Title: City of the Beasts (Large Print)
Author(s): Isabel Allende
ISBN: 0-06-051195-8 / 978-0-06-051195-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins
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Audio Editions

May 2020 : Audio CD
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Title: City of the Beasts
Author(s): Isabel Allende
ISBN: 1-09-415821-6 / 978-1-09-415821-1
Publisher: HarperCollins B and Blackstone Publishing
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May 2020 : Audio CD
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Title: City of the Beasts
Author(s): Isabel Allende
ISBN: 1-09-415822-4 / 978-1-09-415822-8
Publisher: HarperCollins B and Blackstone Publishing
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January 2021 : Audio CD
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Title: City of the Beasts: Library Edition
Author(s): Isabel Allende
ISBN: 1-09-415820-8 / 978-1-09-415820-4
Publisher: Blackstone Pub
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January 2021 : USA Audio edition

Title: City of the Beasts
Author(s): Isabel Allende
Publisher: HarperAudio
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January 2021 : Australia Audio edition

Title: City of the Beasts
Author(s): Isabel Allende
Publisher: HarperAudio
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January 2021 : Canada Audio edition

Title: City of the Beasts
Author(s): Isabel Allende
Publisher: HarperAudio
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January 2021 : UK Audio edition

Title: City of the Beasts
Author(s): Isabel Allende
Publisher: HarperAudio
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October 2002 : USA Audio Cassette
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Title: City of The Beasts
Author(s): Isabel Allende
ISBN: 0-06-051076-5 / 978-0-06-051076-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books
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Kindle Editions

January 2021 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: City of the Beasts (Memories of the Eagle and the Jaguar Book 1)
Author(s): Isabel Allende
Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books
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April 2014 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: City of the Beasts
Author(s): Isabel Allende
Publisher: Harper
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