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Curiosity House: The Shrunken Head

Lauren Oliver

The book is about, among other things: the strongest boy in the world, a talking cockatoo, a faulty mind reader, a beautiful bearded lady and a nervous magician, an old museum, and a shrunken head. Blessed with extraordinary abilities, orphans Philippa, Sam, and Thomas have grown up happily in Dumfrey's Dime Museum of Freaks, Oddities, and Wonders. But when a fourth child, Max, a knife-thrower, joins the group, it sets off an unforgettable chain of events. When the museum's Amazonian shrunken head is stolen, the four are determined to get it back. But their search leads them to a series of murders and an explosive secret about their pasts. This sensational new series-a 2016 Edgar nominee for Best Juvenile book-combines the unparalleled storytelling gifts of Lauren Oliver with the rich knowledge of the notorious relics collector H. C. Chester. What you will find in this book: What you will NOT find in this book: Learn more about the series online at www.thecuriosityhouse.com

The book is about, among other things: the strongest boy in the world, a talking cockatoo, a faulty mind reader, a beautiful bearded lady and a nervous magician, an old museum, and a shrunken head. Blessed with extraordinary abilities, orphans Philippa, Sam, and Thomas have grown up happily in Dumfrey's Dime Museum of Freaks, Oddities, and Wonders. But when a fourth child, Max, a knife-thrower, joins the group, it sets off an unforgettable chain of events. When the museum's Amazonian shrunken head is stolen, the four are determined to get it back. But their search leads them to a series of murders and an explosive secret about their pasts. This sensational new series-a 2016 Edgar nominee for Best Juvenile book-combines the unparalleled storytelling gifts of Lauren Oliver with the rich knowledge of the notorious relics collector H. C. Chester. What you will find in this book: What you will NOT find in this book: Learn more about the series online at www.thecuriosityhouse.com
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The book is about, among other things: the strongest boy in the world, a talking cockatoo, a faulty mind reader, a beautiful bearded lady and a nervous magician, an old museum, and a shrunken head. Blessed with extraordinary abilities, orphans Philippa, Sam, and Thomas have grown up happily in Dumfrey's Dime Museum of Freaks, Oddities, and Wonders. But when a fourth child, Max, a knife-thrower, joins the group, it sets off an unforgettable chain of events. When the museum's Amazonian shrunken head is stolen, the four are determined to get it back. But their search leads them to a series of murders and an explosive secret about their pasts. This sensational new series-a 2016 Edgar nominee for Best Juvenile book-combines the unparalleled storytelling gifts of Lauren Oliver with the rich knowledge of the notorious relics collector H. C. Chester. What you will find in this book: What you will NOT find in this book: Learn more about the series online at www.thecuriosityhouse.com

Language:

English

Narrators:

H. C. Chester, Greg Steinbruner

Length:

7h 55m


Chapters

Free Sample

05:00

Introduction
Introduction

02:27


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

10:18


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

33:00


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

07:32


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

10:43


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

08:01


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

16:14


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

08:21


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

10:26


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

07:22


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

06:59


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

17:51


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

23:07


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

11:37


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

18:57


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

09:39


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

09:30


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

15:08


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

13:21


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

09:20


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

13:12


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

19:38


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

13:39


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

10:33


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

13:59


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

18:29


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

09:35


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

15:20


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

06:46


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

11:44


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

17:58


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

08:44


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

08:49


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

08:49


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

12:09


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

07:42


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

04:29


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

10:15


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

05:52


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

06:32


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

01:13