Carnegie medal-winning supernatural romance from Margaret Mahy.
The face in the mirror. From the moment she saw it, Laura Chant knew that something dreadful was going to happen. It wasn’t the first time she’d been forewarned. But never before had anything so terrible happened. The horrifyingly evil Carmody Braque touched and branded her little brother – and now Jacko was very ill, getting steadily worse.
There was only one way to save him. Laura had to change over: had to release her supernatural powers. And that meant joining forces with the extraordinary and enigmatic Sorenson Carlisle…
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“Original and unforgettable – a seamless combination of supernatural thriller and teenage love story.” The Guardian
"Magical and unforgettable." Mizz
"The characters are believable, the dialogue sparkles, detailed descriptions hold our attention… First published in 1984, The Changeover has lost nothing of its power." Inis
"Some books just stand head and shoulders above the rest, don't they? The Changeover is one such… It's a passionate, electric read…gets a full five star rating… Don't miss it." The Book BagAbout the Author:
Margaret Mahy was born in New Zealand and has loved telling stories all her life. She has published well over a hundred titles and won several major prizes and awards, including The Order of New Zealand, for her internationally-acclaimed contribution to children’s literature. She has twice won the prestigious Carnegie Medal, (The Haunting, 1982, and The Changeover, 1984).
Margaret lives in the South Island of New Zealand, in a house which she partially built herself, overlooking Governor’s Bay.
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Book Description HarperCollinsChildren'sBooks, 2007. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0007243529