|aInkheart / |cCornelia Funke ; translated from the German by Anthea Bell.
|a1st American ed.
|aFrome, Somerset [England] : |aNew York : |bChicken House ; |bScholastic, |cc2003.
|a534 p. : |bill. ; |c21 cm.
|aInkheart Trilogy ; |v1
|aTwelve-year-old Meggie learns that her father, who repairs and binds books for a living, can "read" fictional characters to life when one of those characters abducts them and tries to force him into service.