By N. D. Wilson
Twelve-year-old Henry York wakes up one evening to discover bits of plaster in his hair. knobs have damaged in the course of the wall above his mattress and one among them is slowly turning . . .Henry scrapes the plaster off the wall and discovers cabinets of all diverse shapes and sizes. via one he can pay attention the sound of falling rain. via one other he sees a sparkling room–with a guy pacing backward and forward! Henry quickly knows that those should not simply cabinets, yet portals to different worlds.
100 cabinets is the 1st ebook of a brand new fable event, written within the top world-hopping culture and reinvented in N. D. Wilson’s inimitable style.
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It’s perfect. ” cackled Bean. ” cackled Ivy. 42 43 WHAT A DEAL! The first stop was Kalia’s house. Kalia was only two, so she couldn’t read The Flipping Pancake, but Kalia had parents. Both Kalia’s parents were named Jean, which Bean thought was hilarious. Jean the girl answered the door. “Hi, Bean,” she said. ” A terrible scream came from upstairs. ” asked Ivy. ” asked Bean. “She’s fine,” said Jean. ” Bean cleared her throat. It was time for her speech. “Hello, I’m Bean,” she said. Another terrible scream rang through the house.
He waved his hands, shooing them away before they could hear any more bad words. They didn’t even get to do their song. When they got down to the sidewalk, Bean looked at the three dollars. ” “No,” said Ivy. She thought. ” said Bean. ” Ivy and Bean looked at each other and giggled. After Jake the Teenager’s house came Fester the dog’s house. No one was home but Fester. He howled when they rang the doorbell, but he couldn’t answer. 52 Next, Ruby and Trevor’s mother gave them a dollar before Bean had even finished her speech.
Bean talked louder. “Would you like to know the latest exciting news about Pancake Court? For only one dollar, you can get one thrilling issue of The Flipping Pancake. ” She smiled at Jean with all her teeth, just like the people on television. “All for the bargain price of one dollar,” said Ivy. That was her part. Upstairs, something heavy crashed to the floor. Together, Ivy and Bean began to sing, “Get the news of Pancake Court! Pancake Court! Pancake Court! All the news of Pancake Court! For!
100 Cupboards (100 Cupboards, Book 1) by N. D. Wilson