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All is not well in the kingdom of Waldberg ...The orphan Hans is desperate to escape his master, the grave robber Knobbe the Bent. The young countess Angela von Schwanenberg must rescue her parents from the mad archduke. But when fate flings them together, they find themselves on a daring quest, hurtling through haunted forests, racing down mountains in a coffin and sneaking along underground passageways with a travelling circus. And at every turn, the archduke's Necromancer is there to thwart their progress. Will Angela save her parents? Will Hans escape his past and find out who he truly is? Or will the evil Necromancer capture them first?

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There are knights and wolves and bears in the woods, and one of the most flamboyant and repulsive villains to be found in books for young people (being blind, he likes to pop items into his eye sockets which are connected to whatever scheme he is currently employed in) but the creatures who will ...

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