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Over Sea, Under Stone by Susan Cooper
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Over Sea, Under Stone (1965)

by Susan Cooper

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Series: The Dark is Rising Sequence (1)

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Great book. Read it as a child and again a year it so ago. Loved it than and now. ( )
  Ben_Harnwell | Apr 26, 2015 |
I enjoyed this Arthurian YA fantasy tale quite a bit. It struck me as Nancy Drew and the Hardy Boys go to Narnia with a pinch of Wrinkle in Time. Plotwise, not everything makes sense but I still found it an engrossing story. I plan to read the rest of the series this year. ( )
  ScoLgo | Apr 17, 2015 |
Yes, but Kindle.
  Xleptodactylous | Apr 7, 2015 |
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  mshampson | Jan 5, 2015 |
I read this series in high school, and though I found the first book to be the weakest, this series is one of the reasons I love reading and enjoy writing - they left a deep impression on me I'll never forget. I love this series, I own all five in a box set and lives happily on my bookshelf. ( )
  KVHardy | Jan 2, 2015 |
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Susan Cooperprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Gill, MargeryIllustratorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Jennings, AlexNarratorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Rikman, KristiinaTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Westrup, Jadwiga P.Translatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
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This LT work, Over Sea, Under Stone, is Book 1 (of 5 Books) in Susan Cooper's The Dark Is Rising Sequence. Please distinguish it from other single titles in the series, and from any combination(s) of part or all of the series. Thank you.
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0020427859, Mass Market Paperback)

On holiday in Cornwall, the three Drew children discover an ancient map in the attic of the house that they are staying in. They know immediately that it is special. It is even more than that -- the key to finding a grail, a source of power to fight the forces of evil known as the Dark. And in searching for it themselves, the Drews put their very lives in peril.

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Three children on a holiday in Cornwall find an ancient manuscript which sends them on a dangerous quest for a grail that would reveal the true story of King Arthur and that entraps them in the eternal battle between the forces of the Light and the forces of the Dark.… (more)

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