Return of the Twelves, The
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Return of the Twelves, The by Pauline Clarke

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Published by Yearling .
Written in English

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages183
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7522021M
ISBN 100440475368
ISBN 109780440475361

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The Return of the Twelve is a wonderful story; full of humor and excitement, and that extra quality of imagination which makes this books so outstanding. The Amazon Book Review Book recommendations, author interviews, editors' picks, and more. Read it now Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the Manufacturer: Coward-McCann. The Return of the Twelves book. Read 37 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Beneath a floorboard in the old farmhouse into which his /5.   Return of the Twelves [Clarke, Pauline] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Return of the Twelves. "The Return of the Twelves" takes a classic storytale form (toys coming alive in the presence of children) and ups the ante tenfold. It acknowledges the ingenuity of the Bronte children (placing far more importance on Branwell than he probably deserved) yet makes /5(7).

The Twelve and the Genii, or The Return of the Twelves in the US, is a low fantasy novel for children by Pauline Clarke, first published by Faber in with illustrations by Cecil features a young boy and "what might have happened if the lost toy soldiers that once belonged to the Brontë children had ever been found again".. Clarke and The Twelve won the annual Carnegie Medal. Zechariah stresses restoration of Jerusalem and the nations through the work of the Messiah. And Malachi stresses restoration of the Israelites as the return to the land. So this is the structure of the Book of the Twelve. These are the 12 prophets that are part of the Book of the Twelve and the general emphases that they highlight in their book. The Twelve as a "book" The Twelve in the Canon Historico-critical approaches. The twelve shorter prophetic books (Hosea - Malachi) are in English called the "Minor Prophets". (They are "minor" in length compared to the "Major Prophets" - it is not a judgment on their worth!) In the Hebrew tradition they are one book - the "book of the twelve". The Twelve, also called The Twelve Prophets, orThe Minor Prophets, book of the Hebrew Bible that contains the books of 12 minor prophets: Hosea, Joel, Amos, Obadiah, Jonah, Micah, Nahum, Habakkuk, Zephaniah, Haggai, Zechariah, and Malachi. In most other versions of the Old Testament, each of these 12 is treated as a separate book (e.g., the Book of Hosea), but in the Hebrew Bible .

Max is their now Genie; he talks with the soldiers and soon knows many of them individually. 'The Young Men' only 'go wooden' when strangers are present. When Philip, Max's older brother, plans to try to sell the soldiers to an interested American, the plot thickens, as the 'twelves' begin a return march to their ancestral home, Haworth. Editions for The Return of the Twelves: (Hardcover published in ), (Hardcover published in ), (Paperback publish. This detailed literature summary also contains Topics for Discussion on The Twelve (Book Two of the Passage Trilogy): A Novel by Justin Cronin. The world has been taken over by virals, an altered race of vampiric creatures who kill and turn every human they can reach. Like traditional vampires. The Minor Prophets or Twelve Prophets (Aramaic: תרי עשר ‎, Trei Asar, "Twelve"), (Ancient Greek: δωδεκαπρόφητον, "the Twelve Prophets"), occasionally Book of the Twelve, is the last book of the Nevi'im, the second main division of the Jewish collection is broken up to form twelve individual books in the Christian Old Testament, one for each of the prophets.