Dark Lord of Derkholm: Derkholm Series, Book 1

Book Cover
Average Rating
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Pub. Date:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Reading Level:
IL: UG - BL: 5.5 - AR Pts: 18
Lexile measure:
Mr. Chesney operates Pilgrim Parties, a tour group that takes paying participants into an outer realm where the inhabitants play frightening and foreboding roles. The time has come to end the staged madness . . . but can it really be stopped? Master storyteller Diana Wynne Jones serves up twists and turns, introduces Querida, Derk, Blade, and Shona and a remarkable cast of wizards, soldiers, kings, dragons, and griffins, and mixes in a lively dash of humor. With all the ingredients of high fantasy, this unforgettable novel will delight fans old and new.
Also in this Series
More Like This
More Details
Reading Level:
Level 5.5, 18 Points
Lexile measure:
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
No Tags, Be the first to tag this record!
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID 0bb2bbef-a2f0-9450-bada-3f6077b9ec45
full_title dark lord of derkholm
author jones diana wynne
grouping_category book
lastUpdate 2018-03-17 23:23:46PM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level UG
accelerated_reader_point_value 18
accelerated_reader_reading_level 5.5
author Diana Wynne Jones
author_display Jones, Diana Wynne
available_at_school Antioch High, John Early Middle, MLK Jr. Magnet, Madison Middle, Oliver Middle, Overton High
collection_school Fiction
detailed_location_school Antioch High - Teen Fiction, John Early Middle - Teen Fiction, MLK Jr. Magnet - Teen Fiction, Madison Middle - Teen Fiction, Oliver Middle - Teen Fiction, Overton High - Teen Fiction
display_description Derk, an unconventional wizard, and his magical family become involved in a plan to put a stop to the devastating tours of their world arranged by the tyrannical Mr. Chesney.
format_category_school Books, eBook
format_school Book, eBook
id 0bb2bbef-a2f0-9450-bada-3f6077b9ec45
isbn 9780062244567, 9780064473361, 9780688160043
item_details ils:CARL0000528395|A00585582|Overton High - Teen Fiction|F JON|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||6F615||, ils:CARL0000528395|A01810948|MLK Jr. Magnet - Teen Fiction|F JON|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||6C497||, ils:CARL0000528395|B00241051|John Early Middle - Teen Fiction|F JON|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||49285||, ils:CARL0000528395|B00313731|Madison Middle - Teen Fiction|F JON|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||4L545||, ils:CARL0000528395|B00357824|Oliver Middle - Teen Fiction|F JON|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||4S612||, ils:CARL0000574752|B00684687|Antioch High - Teen Fiction|F JON|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||60110||, overdrive:0cbd01ff-2dbe-480f-9f24-c4de96de85e7|-1|Online OverDrive Collection|Online OverDrive|eBook|eBook|1|false|true|OverDrive|||Adobe EPUB eBook,OverDrive Read,Kindle Book|Available Online||||
itype_school , Book
lexile_score 770
literary_form Fiction
literary_form_full Fiction
local_callnumber_school F JON
owning_library_school Schools
owning_location_school Antioch High, John Early Middle, MLK Jr. Magnet, Madison Middle, Oliver Middle, Overton High
primary_isbn 9780688160043
publishDate 1998, 2001, 2012
record_details ils:CARL0000528395|Book|Books|1st ed.|English|Greenwillow Books,|c1998.|345 p. ; 24 cm., ils:CARL0000574752|Book|Books|1st Harper Trophy ed.|English|HarperTrophy,|2001, c1998.|517 p. ; 18 cm., overdrive:0cbd01ff-2dbe-480f-9f24-c4de96de85e7|eBook|eBook||English|HarperCollins|2012|
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_school ils:CARL0000528395|A00585582|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000528395|A01810948|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000528395|B00241051|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000528395|B00313731|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000528395|B00357824|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000574752|B00684687|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, overdrive:0cbd01ff-2dbe-480f-9f24-c4de96de85e7|-1|Available Online|Available Online|false|true|true|false|false|false||||
series Derkholm
series_with_volume Derkholm
subject_facet Fantasy, Magic -- Fiction
title_display Dark Lord of Derkholm
title_full Dark Lord of Derkholm / Diana Wynne Jones, The Dark Lord of Derkholm Derkholm Series, Book 1
title_short Dark Lord of Derkholm
title_sub Derkholm Series, Book 1
topic_facet Fantasy, Fiction, Magic, Young Adult Fiction