Story Thieves

Story Thieves

Book - 2015
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Except for reading the Kiel Gnomenfoot magic adventure series, Owen's life is boring until he sees his classmate Bethany climb out of a book in the school library and he learns that she's half-fictional and has been searching every book she can find for her missing father, a fictional character.
Publisher: New York : Aladdin, 2015.
Edition: First Aladdin hardcover edition.
ISBN: 9781481409193
Characteristics: 383 pages ; 22 cm.
Alternative Title: Storythieves


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Jun 09, 2018

Literally one of the best books I've ever read in my life.

Apr 15, 2018

One of my favorites. I enjoyed the way the author wrote it and the plot. Also I really like Kiel Gnomenfoot as a character! I enjoyed the book. Since I read in the back of the book cover that James Riley does not exist, and that there was no record of him before his Half Upon a Time book series, I tried some theories.

Apr 13, 2018

I just finished this five book series. They were pretty good. But they are also really confusing, though half as confusing as the series of unfortunate events. Good job by the author, and at the end it looks like he'll have another series. (in the acknowledgements.)

MelifluousView Nov 07, 2016

This was such a fun book, but be patient because it starts slowly. I loved watch Bethany and Owen grow as characters by the end.

Sep 30, 2016

If you are contemplating reading this book and reading through the comments to see if you should - then the short answer is yes!!!

I loved this book (and the next one too)! I loved it and the author's writing style so much that I was tickled with the Acknowledgements. If the author can make the Acknowledgements page amazing imagine what he can do for the rest of the story!


violet_zebra_407 Aug 15, 2016

omg! sososososososo awesome!!!! I want 2 jump into THIS book! so awesome!

Jul 19, 2016

I absolutely LOVED this book!
It referenced other great books and had much for readers to relate to. It had clever word play and great theories.
Fans of Harry Potter, Percy Jackson, and Fablehaven will positively love this book!
It is truly a must-read.

hobsonabi Jul 07, 2016

Wooooooow! How I would give anything to have Bethany's awesome power. So cool to be reading a book about the love of books, I think it just about sums my life up perfectly. From the adventures too the good turning bad (WHAT?!) it's a very amusing read.

Jan 07, 2016

An action packed story where the characters do exactly what I'd like to ; jump into a book!

Sep 03, 2015

My fave book! I love the twist and characters you can so connect with the characters !!!!and story.....kinda unless you have the power to jump into a book! Ps if you do plz take me to Charlie and the chocolate factory! I have to get that candy!!!!!!!!

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