By Odo Hirsch
Amelia Dee lives within the eco-friendly condominium on Marburg highway, the place an extraordinary bronze lamp hangs outdoor her bed room door. nobody is familiar with the place it got here from or the way it acquired there. merely she, Amelia thinks, understands the key that the lamp includes. Bu she's wrong.
When Mr Vishwanath introduces Amelia to the Princess Parvin Kha-Douri, the puzzle of the lamp turns into even deeper. the place has the princess visible it ahead of? Why is she so sour and offended? And most significantly, what may still Amelia do approximately it?
In fixing the secret, Amelia dangers revealing a mystery of her own.
Odo Hirsch is at his enthralling top during this humorous, poignant tale filled with memorable characters and resonant principles. lovers of Antonio S and Hazel eco-friendly will love Amelia Dee.
'I have in simple terms 6 phrases for this ebook: most sensible e-book i've got ever read!' - Inez, 12
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Amelia Dee and the Peacock Lamp by Odo Hirsch