Diana Wynne Jones





Diana Wynne Jones

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born
in London, England, The United Kingdom
August 16, 1934

died
March 26, 2011

gender
female

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Diana Wynne Jones was the author of more than thirty critically acclaimed fantasy stories, including the Chrestomanci series and the novels Howl's Moving Castle and Dark Lord of Derkholm.

For Diana Wynne Jones's official autobiography, please see http://www.leemac.freeserve.co.uk/aut...


Average rating: 4.08 · 279,815 ratings · 15,272 reviews · 73 distinct works · Similar authors
Howl's Moving Castle (Howl'...
4.29 of 5 stars 4.29 avg rating — 89,626 ratings — published 1986 — 6 editions
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Castle in the Air (Howl's M...
3.89 of 5 stars 3.89 avg rating — 16,411 ratings — published 1990 — 31 editions
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The Lives of Christopher Ch...
4.21 of 5 stars 4.21 avg rating — 14,207 ratings — published 1988 — 13 editions
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Charmed Life (Chrestomanci,...
3.95 of 5 stars 3.95 avg rating — 15,307 ratings — published 1977 — 9 editions
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House of Many Ways (Howl's ...
3.99 of 5 stars 3.99 avg rating — 12,780 ratings — published 2008 — 30 editions
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The Chronicles of Chrestoma...
4.2 of 5 stars 4.20 avg rating — 8,859 ratings — published 1988 — 3 editions
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The Dark Lord of Derkholm
4.1 of 5 stars 4.10 avg rating — 8,905 ratings — published 1998 — 17 editions
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The Chronicles of Chrestoma...
4.16 of 5 stars 4.16 avg rating — 6,560 ratings — published 1982
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Witch Week (Chrestomanci, #3)
3.88 of 5 stars 3.88 avg rating — 7,460 ratings — published 1982 — 40 editions
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The Magicians of Caprona (C...
3.88 of 5 stars 3.88 avg rating — 6,397 ratings — published 1980 — 40 editions
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Howl's Moving Castle Castle in the Air House of Many Ways
Howl's Moving Castle (3 books)
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4.204929328918841 of 5 stars 4.20 avg rating — 119,002 ratings

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3.9270636845414533 of 5 stars 3.93 avg rating — 11,133 ratings

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3.9734027175484243 of 5 stars 3.97 avg rating — 6,918 ratings

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“I think we ought to live happily ever after.”
Diana Wynne Jones, Howl's Moving Castle

“You must admit I have a right to live in a pigsty if I want.”
Diana Wynne Jones, Howl's Moving Castle

“I hope your bacon burns.”
Diana Wynne Jones, Howl's Moving Castle

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