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The Star-spun Web With her passion for scientific experimentation and her pet tarantula Violet, Tess de Sousa is no ordinary orphan When a stranger shows up at Ackerbee s Home for Lost and Foundlings, claiming to be a distant relative come to adopt her, Tess hopes to find some answers to her mysterious origins But as she adjusts to her new life at Roedeer Lodge, it becomes clear that Norton F Cleat knows about Tess and the strange star shaped device left with her when she was abandoned as a baby than he s letting on And when Tess discovers that the Starspinner is the gateway between her world and a parallel world in which war rages, she realizes she may be the key to a terrible plan A plan she must stop at all costs

About the Author: Sinéad O'Hart

Sin ad O Hart was born on a long ago Monday in one of the many corners of Ireland She grew up not very far up, to be honest with one brother and two parents, in a small house full of books She always wanted to be an author, but somehow managed to wander through a variety of careers including butcher, bookseller, and university lecturer, among others before finally getting around to what she should have been doing all along, which was writing.Her first book, THE EYE OF THE NORTH, was published by Knopf BFYR US Canada in 2017, and by Stripes Publishing UK Ireland in 2018 Her second book, THE STAR SPUN WEB, is hitting shelves in 2019 She lives with one husband and one energetic youngster in the midlands of Ireland, in a small house full of books.

10 thoughts on “The Star-spun Web

  1. Schizanthus Nerd Schizanthus Nerd says:

    One thought was so urgent that it drowned out all the others she ll only be two worlds away will it be enoughTess is my kind of heroine She s smart, stubborn, determined and a good friend She conducts scientific experiments in a raincoa

  2. Laura Noakes Laura Noakes says:

    I loved Sinead s debut, THE EYE OF THE NORTH, so I literally squealed when THE STAR SPUN WEB turned up on my doorstep It did not disappoint.This was if Diana Wynn Jones and Phillip Pullman had a literary baby BIG COMPARISONS, but boy does it ear

  3. Rachel Rachel says:

    This was a great read filled with strong characters, adventure, science, and bravery Tess was honestly the best kind of character I loved her curiosity, loyalty to her family, and strength as she learned about her past and stood up against Mr Cleat and M

  4. Laura Laura says:

    Meet Tess de Sousa She lives in Ackerbee s Home for Lost and Foundlings, has a pet tarantula called Violet, and is a budding scientist Not only that, but Tess wears glasses.As an odd start to a review as that may seem, when I started reading The Star spun Web, I

  5. Kieran Fanning Kieran Fanning says:

    The cover art, boy girl MC and subtle steampunk setting makes this the perfect companion to O Hart s first title But this is quite different too Tess is a plucky heroine, with a cute sidekick in the form of a pet spider The plot is action packed and full of mystery, dange

  6. Dreximgirl Dreximgirl says:

    I really enjoyed this story, it was unique and had some lovely ideas in it I especially enjoyed that the adults were knowledgeable and didn t treat the kids like they were stupid generally Despite having a fear of spiders myself I thought it was really cool that the main character

  7. Mary Judy Mary Judy says:

    The Star Spun Web had me in its grip from page one Lyrical writing, a well crafted plot and exceptional story telling make this book ring with adventure and believability The concept of multi layered reality is utterly fascinating and brings a compelling, inquisitive quality to the tale th

  8. AudiobookFiend AudiobookFiend says:

    A really imaginative novel for middle graders, filled with unusual and interesting objects, characters and theories My son and I thoroughly enjoyed reading this together Our only wish was that the last chapter or epilogue was a little longer This would have tied up the ending, yet intrigued us to h

  9. Nikki Nikki says:

    I received this book from the publisher via Net Galley in exchange for an honest review I really enjoyed the concept of the Star Spun web And it has really lovely friendships in it, which is always lovely And I love that she has a pet spider I also adore Miss Ackerbee for being so matter of fact about it al

  10. Manon Manon says:

    This was such an amazing story, I absolutely loved it

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