Howl's moving castle—Jones, Diana Wynne, author.
Eldest of three sisters in a land where it is considered to be a misfortune, Sophie is resigned to her fate as a hat shop apprentice until a witch turns her into an old woman and she finds herself in the castle of the greatly feared wizard Howl.
Subjects:First-born children -- Juvenile fiction.
Other Authors:Stevens, Tim, illustrator.
301 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Originally published: London : Methuen Children's Books, 1986.
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