Editions of The House with a Clock in Its Walls by John Bellairs
The House with a Clock in Its Walls - Official Trailer 1
House with a Clock in Its Walls, First Edition
Skip to main content. Search Search. Advanced Search. Description A haunting gothic tale by master mysery writer John Bellairs--soon to be a major motion picture starring Cate Blanchett and Jack Black! But he is wrong.
how to make relationship with married woman
Author : John Bellairs. Ten-year-old Lewis lost his parents in a car accident. - This is the supernatural, worse-than-a-ghost book that you read in 5th-or-so grade, walk away permanently affected by it, Bellairs has a beautiful style--a youth-oriented creepier Hemmingway that blends with Edward Gorey's atmospheric illustrations.
It is the first in the series of twelve novels featuring the fictional American boy Lewis Barnavelt see list of Lewis Barnavelt novels. Lewis Barnavelt, recently an orphan, moves to the town of New Zebedee, Michigan , to live with his mysterious uncle Jonathan Barnavelt. Lewis' uncle turns out to be a mediocre, though well-intentioned, warlock. His next-door neighbor and good friend, Florence Zimmermann, is a far more powerful good witch. Jonathan's house was previously owned by Isaac and Selenna Izard, a sinister couple who had dedicated their lives to black magic, and plotted to bring about the end of the world. Before dying, Isaac constructed the eponymous clock that he hid somewhere inside the walls of the house, where it eternally ticks as it attempts to pull the world into the magical alignment, which would permit him to destroy it.