Clockwork, or, All wound up
From the master storyteller comes a tale of gothic mystery as elegantly crafted as the most intricate clockwork.
A tormented apprentice clock-maker - and a deadly knight in armour.
A mechanical prince - and the sinister Dr Kalmenius, who some say is the devil- Compelling characters and superbly constructed narrative create a story that is funny, frightening, exciting, and clever.
S 1997 Carnegie Medal
S 1997 Smarties Book Prize 9-11 Category
S 1997 LA Carnegie Medal
W 1997 Smarties Book Prize Silver Award