Just Imagine

Clockwork by Philip Pullman (group set, 7 books)

£41 Save £7.93
Tick, tock, tick, tock! Some stories are like that. Once you've wend them up, nothing will stop them ...A tormented apprentice clock-maker, a deadly mechanical knight in armour - and the sinister Dr Kalmenius, who some say is the devil ...Wind up these characters, fit them into a story on a cold winter's evening, with the snow swirling down, and suddenly life and the story begin to merge in a peculiarly macabre - and unstoppable - way. Almost like clockwork.
  • Themes: "Be careful what you wish for", search for eternal youth, good and evil, creativity
  • Links to Faust, Pinocchio, The Picture of Dorian Gray, The Nutcracker or Colin Thompson's How to Live Forever.
  • Black and white illustrations
  • Shorter novel but with sophisticated themes which make it most suited to older juniors.
  • 96 pages
  • This book is included in Just Imagine's Take One Book book based planning tool, launching September 2019.


Bespoke orders

If you would like to order multiple copies of any of these titles, or enquire about bespoke orders, contact us assistant@justimaginestorycentre.co.uk

School invoicing

If your school would prefer to be invoiced for this purchase, please select 'invoice' at checkout.

Delivery info

Free delivery on orders over £100 to UK and free delivery on orders over £200 to Republic of Ireland. For carriage to all other destinations, please email us for a quotation assistant@justimaginestorycentre.co.uk