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The Seven Magpies

(1996)
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Young adult novel set just after Britain declared war on Germany. Maureen Frazers father has been sent to the front, her mother is helping with the war effort, & Maureen is shipped off to the Logan Academy for Young Ladies, a remote but safe boarding school in Scotland. There she finds that the girls have a secret society, called the Seven Magpies. When Maureen herself falls under the spell of a strange standing stone, she begins to understand whats making her schoolmates seem so strange. And then she discovers what the real danger is. A magical story of what happens when teenagers tamper with the ancient power of the Celts.

Genre: Mystery

Used availability for Monica Hughes's The Seven Magpies

Hardback Editions

June 1996 : USA Hardback

Title: Seven Magpies
Author(s): Monica Hughes
ISBN: 0-7881-6533-X / 978-0-7881-6533-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Harper Collins
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1996 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Seven Magpies
Author(s): Monica Hughes
ISBN: 0-00-224549-3 / 978-0-00-224549-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Harper Collins Publishers
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Paperback Editions

June 2005 : UK Mass Market Paperback
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Title: Seven Magpies
Author(s): Monica Hughes
ISBN: 0-00-639366-7 / 978-0-00-639366-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: HarperTrophy
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March 1996 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Seven Magpies
Author(s): Monica Hughes
ISBN: 0-00-648109-4 / 978-0-00-648109-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins (Canada) Ltd
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA