|Count Karlstein (1982) [Novel]|
by Philip Pullman
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No one in the village of Karlstein dares to leave their homes on All Souls' Eve - the night Zamiel the Demon Huntsman comes to claim his prey.
But the evil Count Karlstein has struck a terrible bargain with Zamiel, and so the lives of his two young nieces, Lucy and Charlotte, are in danger. Their only hope lies with Hildi, a castle maidservant, and her fearless brother Peter. Can they save the girls from their dreadful fate? Only one thing is certain - the Demon Huntsman will not return to his dark wood unsatisfied!
Original title: Count Karlstein, or the Ride of the Demon Huntsman
Genre: Fiction→ Children & Young Adult→ Fantasy
Fiction→ Children & Young Adult→ Horror