Free Shipping In the UK
Ptolemy's Gate By Jonathan Stroud

Ptolemy's Gate
by Jonathan Stroud

In Stock
The magicians' rule is teetering on a knife-edge. Kitty embarks on a journey into the djinn's domain, believing that an alliance between djinn and ordinary people will destroy the magician's. Meanwhile, Makepeace engineers a coup d'etat resulting in the shattering of the magicians' control. Can Bartimaeus, Nathaniel and Kitty settle old scores?
6 in stock

Ptolemy's Gate Summary

Ptolemy's Gate by Jonathan Stroud

Three years on from the events in "The Golem's Eye", the magicians' rule in London is teetering on a knife-edge, with strikes, riots and general unrest. The Prime Minister is largely controlled by two advisors, one of whom is 17-year-old Nathaniel. Meanwhile, living under a false identity, Kitty has been researching djinn. She has come to believe that the only way to destroy the magicians is for an alliance of some kind between djinn and ordinary people. Kitty seeks out Bartimaeus and embarks on a terrifying journey into the djinn's chaotic domain - The Other Place - which no human being has ever survived. But even as she does so, Makepeace engineers a dramatic coup d'etat. The outcome is a shattering of the magicians' control and all magical laws are turned upside down. Can Bartimaeus, Nathaniel and Kitty settle old scores if they are to survive and prevent the earth's destruction?

Why buy from World of Books

Our excellent value books literally don't cost the earth
Free delivery in the UK
Read more here
Every used book bought is one saved from landfill

About Jonathan Stroud

Jonathan Stroud lives in St Albans, Hertfordshire, with his wife and small daughter, Isabelle. While writing his earlier novels, Buried Fire, The Leap and The Last Siege, he worked as an editor in a London publishing firm. Now, with world-wide interest in the best-selling Bartimaeus Trilogy, he devotes himself to full-time writing.He travels extensively, promoting his books

Additional information

Ptolemy's Gate by Jonathan Stroud
Jonathan Stroud
The Bartimaeus Sequence
Used - Very Good
Random House Children's Publishers UK
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.