By Diana Wynne Jones
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In this a number of parallel universes of the Twelve comparable Worlds, in simple terms an enchanter with 9 lives is robust sufficient to regulate the rampant misuse of magic--and to carry the name Chrestomanci...
The Chants are a kin powerful in magic, yet neither Christopher Chant nor Cat Chant can paintings even the easiest of spells. Who can have dreamed that either Christopher and Cat have been born with 9 lives--or that they can lose them so quickly?
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