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The Chronicles of Chrestomanci Volume 1

Charmed Life / The Lives of Christopher Chant

by Diana Wynne Jones

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The Chronicles of Chrestomanci Volume 1
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Charmed Life / The Lives of Christopher Chant
Author
Diana Wynne Jones

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Christopher Chant is a young boy who struggles with even the most basic spells — but when a wizard tests him, he discovers he's actually a powerful enchanter with nine lives, destined to become the next Chrestomanci, a government official in charge of supervising magic.