4 edition of The Amulet of Samarkand (The Bartimaeus Trilogy, Book 1) found in the catalog.
The Amulet of Samarkand (The Bartimaeus Trilogy, Book 1)
by Tandem Library
Written in English
|Series||Bartimaeus Trilogy (1)|
|The Physical Object|
|Format||School & Library Binding|
The Amulet of Samarkand (Book): Stroud, Jonathan: Presenting a thrilling new voice in children's literature-a witty, gripping adventure story featuring a boy and his not-so-tame djinni. Nathaniel is a young magician's apprentice, taking his first lessons in the arts of magic. But when a devious hotshot wizard named Simon Lovelace ruthlessly humiliates Nathaniel in front . The Amulet of Samarkand (Book): Stroud, Jonathan: "Nathaniel is a magician's apprentice, taking his first lessons in the arts of magic. But when a devious hot-shot wizard named Simon Lovelace ruthlessly humiliates Nathaniel in front of his elders, Nathaniel decides to kick up his education a few notches and show Lovelace who's boss. With revenge on his mind, he .
The book abounds with humour and witty footnotes from our djinni. Together Nathaniel and Bartimaeus uncover a plot. They're not sure what kind of plot, or against whom, but they're sure going to try to find out. Well plotted and full of hair-raising situations, The Amulet of Samarkand is a hidden treasure. About the Book. Nathaniel, a magician's apprentice, summons up the djinni Bartimaeus and instructs him to steal the Amulet of Samarkand from the powerful magician Simon Lovelace. Subjects. Genies, Magic, Apprentices, Juvenile.
The Amulet of Samarkand shows that you shouldn't judge people by their outsides, because they could be completely different inside from outside. In this book, the two main characters, the 11 year old assistant magician, Nathaniel, and the djinni, Bartimaeus, take turns telling their part of 4/5(). It's also probably why the book is rather long, though it never seems so. The Amulet of Samarkand is a stunning read (it knocks any of the Harry Potter books into a cocked hat) and I can't wait to meet Bartimaeus again. He, rather than /5().
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* Update 12/13/ - Just finished a back-to-back reading marathon of all four Bartimaeus books (The Amulet of Samarkand, The Golem's Eye, Ptolemy's Gate, and The Ring of Solomon). If you love the first book as much as I did, you will be unable to resist reading them by: 9. The Amulet of Samarkand book.
Read 4, reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Nathaniel is a boy magician-in-training, sold to the gov 4/5. * Update 12/13/ - Just finished a back-to-back reading marathon of all four Bartimaeus books (The Amulet of Samarkand, The Golem's Eye, Ptolemy's Gate, and The Ring of Solomon).
If you love the first book as much as I did, you will be unable to resist reading them all/5(). Parents need to know that The Amulet of Samarkand is the first book in the Bartimaeus trilogy, written before the author's popular Lockwood & Co.
ghost-hunter series. Since it concerns magicians who get their powers from summoning demons and there are a lot of power-hungry magicians, expect plenty of fantasy violence.4/5. The Amulet of Samarkand: Book 1 This is a charmingly witty and entertaining book.
That being said there a few darker sections but that's what gives depth to the story. The djinn, Bartimaeus's wry observations on the people and happenings throughout the book are perhaps what makes this story interesting for adults as well as young adults.
The Amulet of Samarkand book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Nathan magician apprentice, learns more challenging 4/5. Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.
Pages: Chapters: Bartimaeus (book series), List of Bartimaeus characters, Magic in Bartimaeus, Ptolemy's Gate, The Amulet of Samarkand, The Golem's Eye, The Ring of Solomon.
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Become a member to write your own review.4/5. The novel, The Amulet of Samarkand, is a fantasy book worth reading.
A fairly competent graphic novel adaptation of The Amulet of Samarkand, the first in Jonathan Stroud’s Bartimeaus trilogy, the humor, action, and witty world building in the novel come through quite well here. The Amulet of Samarkand (The Graphic Novel) by Jonathan Stroud.
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The Amulet of Samarkand (The Bartimaeus Trilogy, Book 1) Nathaniel is eleven years old and a magician’s apprentice, learning the traditional arts of magic. All is well until he has a life-changing encounter with Simon Lovelace, a magician of unrivaled ruthlessness and ambition.
Against his will, Bartimaeus is packed off to steal the powerful Amulet of Samarkand from Simon Lovelace, a master magician of unrivalled ruthlessness and ambition. And before long, both djinni and apprentice are caught up in a terrifying flood of magical intrigue, murder and rebellion.
The Amulet of Samarkand by Jonathan Stroud pp, Doubleday, £ This first volume in a promised trilogy is set in an alternate England - at least, I hope it's not ours - where the ruling. With The Amulet of Samarkand, Jonathan Stroud can proudly say, "bring him on--wands at 15 paces!".
With so much pallid fantasy out there, Amulet is a breath of fresh air, told in a witty, original voice within a well-constructed plot and structure focused on two complex by: 9. The Amulet of Samarkand (Book): Stroud, Jonathan: Nathaniel, a magician's apprentice, summons up the djinni Bartimaeus and instructs him to steal the Amulet of Samarkand from the powerful magician Simon Lovelace.
The Amulet of Samarkand. New York: Hyperion Books For Children. Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide) Stroud, Jonathan, The Amulet of Samarkand. New York: Hyperion Books For Children, MLA Citation (style guide) Stroud, Jonathan.
The Amulet of Samarkand. New York: Hyperion Books For Children, Print. The Amulet of Samarkand, Book 1 (Bartimaeus) by Stroud, Jonathan and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at THE AMULET OF SAMARKAND Jonathan Stroud, Author.
Hyperion/Miramax $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. PODCAST. PW KidsCast: A Conversation with Jonathan Stroud. Free download or read online The Amulet of Samarkand pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published in September 30thand was written by Jonathan Stroud.
The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Hardcover format. The main characters of this fantasy, young adult story are Bartimaeus, 4/5. The first audiobook in a thrilling new trilogy about an apprentice magician and the powerful djinni he summons.
Nathaniel is a young magician with only one thing on his mind: revenge. As an apprentice to the great magician Underwood, Nathaniel is gradually being schooled in the traditional art of magic.
The Amulet Of Samarkand (The Bartimaeus Sequence) Paperback – 2 Sept. by Jonathan Stroud (Author) › Visit Amazon's Jonathan Stroud Page. search results for this author. Jonathan Stroud (Author) out of 5 stars ratings. Book 1 of 4 in the Bartimaeus /5().But Nathaniel is a precocious talent and has something rather more dangerous in mind: revenge.
Against his will; Bartimaeus is packed off to steal the powerful Amulet of Samarkand from Simon Lovelace; a master magician of unrivalled ruthlessness and ambition.The Amulet of Samarkand protects him from the power of the beast.
Bartimaeus and Nathaniel manage to steal back the amulet. Without its protection, the demon turns on Lovelace and eats him.
The beast then turns to attack the other magicians, leaving only Nathaniel to recite the complex dismissal spell to banish it back to the Other World.