Skip to Main Content (Press Enter) Toggle side nav
Krabat and the Sorcerer's Mill by Otfried Preussler

Krabat and the Sorcerer's Mill

Best Seller
Krabat and the Sorcerer's Mill by Otfried Preussler
Hardcover $17.95
Sep 23, 2014 | ISBN 9781590177785

Also available from:

See All Formats (1) +
  • Sep 23, 2014 | ISBN 9781590177785 | Middle Grade (8-12)

    Also available from:

  • Sep 23, 2014 | ISBN 9781590178027 | Middle Grade (8-12)

    Available from:

*This title is not eligible for purchase to earn points nor for redemption with your code in the Reader Rewards program

Product Details

Praise

“One of my favorite books.”  —Neil Gaiman 

“In Preussler’s masterpiece, the terror is real, the love sweet, and the suspense twisted tight.”  —J. Alison James

“Like many of the classic children’s books being reissued by New York Review Books, Krabat & the Sorcerer’s Mill by Otfried Preussler has the potential to appeal to readers of various ages: nostalgia-seekers who enjoyed Anthea Bell’s excellent translation when it was first published in the 1970s, and young aficionados of fantasy fiction who’ll be happy to discover, in teenage hero Krabat, a worthy progenitor to J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter and Christopher Paolini’s Eragon….For Krabat, he drew on the folk tales he loved as a child, basing the book on a Wendish legend. But it is Preussler’s own storytelling mastery and gift for atmosphere that render this Bildungsroman-meets-Gothic horror both timeless and splendidly, creepily original.” —Emma Garman, Words Without Borders

Be the first to know!
More from Otfried Preussler and book picks sent right to your inbox
More from Otfried Preussler and book picks sent right to your inbox
By clicking SIGN UP, I acknowledge that I have read and agree to Penguin Random House’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.
Dismiss
Thanks!
Something awesome is on its way.
Back to Top