Charlie Rabbit single work   short story   young adult  
Issue Details: First known date: 2003 2003
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Written for the War Child charity anthology, Kids Night In (2003), 'Charlie Rabbit' is an emotive tale about two brothers caught up in a bombing raid with only themselves and a clockwork rabbit to protect them.

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  • Appears in:
    y Kids' Night In Jessica Adams (editor), Juliet Partridge (editor), Nick Earls (editor), Camberwell : Puffin , 2003 Z1073641 2003 anthology children's fiction short story poetry children's Camberwell : Puffin , 2003 pg. 527-543
  • Appears in:
    y Across the Wall : A Tale of the Abhorsen and Other Stories Across the Wall : Tales of the Old Kingdom and Elsewhere Garth Nix , New York (City) : EOS , 2005 Z1204749 2005 selected work short story novella fantasy young adult

    'Nicholas Sayre will do anything to get across the Wall. Thoughts of Lirael and Sam haunt his dreams, and he has come to realize that his destiny lies with them, in the Old Kingdom. But here in Ancelstierre, Nick faces an obstacle that is not entirely human, with a strange power that seems to come from Nicholas himself.

    With "Nicholas Sayre and the Creature in the Case," Garth Nix continues to explore the magical world of the Abhorsen Trilogy. In additional short stories that range from two widely different takes on the Merlin myth to a gritty urban version of Hansel and Gretel and a heartbreaking story of children and war, Garth Nix displays the range and versatility that has made him one of today's leading writers of fantasy for readers of all ages' (Amazon).

    New York (City) : EOS , 2005
    pg. 131-152
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