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Ophelia and the Marvelous Boy

Karen Foxlee

"Magic is "messy and dangerous and filled with longing," we learn in this brave tale of grief, villainy and redemption that borrows from the story of the Snow Queen. Set in a vast, chilly museum, the tale brings together a valiant girl, a charmed boy, a magical sword and a clock ticking down to the end of the world."-The Wall Street Journal This is the story of unlikely heroine Ophelia Jane Worthington-Whittard who doesn't believe in anything that can't be proven by science. She and her sister Alice are still grieving for their dead mother when their father takes a job in a strange museum in a city where it always snows. On her very first day in the museum Ophelia discovers a boy locked away in a long forgotten room. He is a prisoner of Her Majesty, the Snow Queen. And he has been waiting for Ophelia's help. As Ophelia embarks on an incredible journey to rescue the boy everything that she believes will be tested. Along the way she learns more and more about the boy's own remarkable journey to reach her and save the world. A story within a story, this a modern day fairytale about the power of friendship, courage and love, and never ever giving up. From the Hardcover edition.

"Magic is "messy and dangerous and filled with longing," we learn in this brave tale of grief, villainy and redemption that borrows from the story of the Snow Queen. Set in a vast, chilly museum, the tale brings together a valiant girl, a charmed boy, a magical sword and a clock ticking down to the end of the world."-The Wall Street Journal This is the story of unlikely heroine Ophelia Jane Worthington-Whittard who doesn't believe in anything that can't be proven by science. She and her sister Alice are still grieving for their dead mother when their father takes a job in a strange museum in a city where it always snows. On her very first day in the museum Ophelia discovers a boy locked away in a long forgotten room. He is a prisoner of Her Majesty, the Snow Queen. And he has been waiting for Ophelia's help. As Ophelia embarks on an incredible journey to rescue the boy everything that she believes will be tested. Along the way she learns more and more about the boy's own remarkable journey to reach her and save the world. A story within a story, this a modern day fairytale about the power of friendship, courage and love, and never ever giving up. From the Hardcover edition.
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"Magic is "messy and dangerous and filled with longing," we learn in this brave tale of grief, villainy and redemption that borrows from the story of the Snow Queen. Set in a vast, chilly museum, the tale brings together a valiant girl, a charmed boy, a magical sword and a clock ticking down to the end of the world."-The Wall Street Journal This is the story of unlikely heroine Ophelia Jane Worthington-Whittard who doesn't believe in anything that can't be proven by science. She and her sister Alice are still grieving for their dead mother when their father takes a job in a strange museum in a city where it always snows. On her very first day in the museum Ophelia discovers a boy locked away in a long forgotten room. He is a prisoner of Her Majesty, the Snow Queen. And he has been waiting for Ophelia's help. As Ophelia embarks on an incredible journey to rescue the boy everything that she believes will be tested. Along the way she learns more and more about the boy's own remarkable journey to reach her and save the world. A story within a story, this a modern day fairytale about the power of friendship, courage and love, and never ever giving up. From the Hardcover edition.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Jayne Entwistle

Length:

6h 20m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

00:12


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

05:48


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

05:42


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

04:26


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

08:32


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

06:49


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

07:09


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

03:52


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

04:30


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

09:48


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

08:55


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

08:39


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

05:59


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

05:01


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

06:18


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

09:10


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

05:45


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

05:22


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

07:43


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

09:43


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

09:41


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

05:01


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

08:09


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

05:00


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

05:10


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

09:17


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

06:52


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

08:08


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

07:11


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

05:43


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

04:59


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

05:11


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

08:16


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

03:51


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

07:52


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

06:20


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

06:52


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

08:16


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

06:36


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

06:05


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

05:43


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

06:56


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

06:35


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

04:16


Chapter 45
Chapter 45

08:00


Chapter 46
Chapter 46

08:16


Chapter 47
Chapter 47

06:38


Chapter 48
Chapter 48

08:41


Chapter 49
Chapter 49

03:03


Chapter 50
Chapter 50

08:22


Chapter 51
Chapter 51

03:15


Chapter 52
Chapter 52

04:25


Chapter 53
Chapter 53

04:08


Chapter 54
Chapter 54

03:02


Chapter 55
Chapter 55

07:10


Chapter 56
Chapter 56

04:25


Chapter 57
Chapter 57

05:19


Chapter 58
Chapter 58

04:10


Chapter 59
Chapter 59

07:19


Chapter 60
Chapter 60

02:52


Chapter 61
Chapter 61

03:06


Chapter 62
Chapter 62

00:32