The Pinhoe Egg is a book in the Chrestomanci series.
The plot revolves around Marianne Pinhoe and Eric Chant. Marianne's family are witches who do not want Chrestomanci finding out about them and preventing them using magic. An egg is found which hatches into a griffin who calls himself Klartch. The story ends with a battle against the Farleigh and Pinhoe families which is stopped by Christopher Chant, who was nearly shot by Jed Farleigh. Christopher takes away the Farleigh family magic and takes Marianne to Chrestomanci Castle in order to study dwimmer.
|Books in the Chrestomanci series|
|Charmed Life, The Lives of Christopher Chant, Witch Week, The Magicians of Caprona, Conrad's Fate, The Pinhoe Egg, Mixed Magics|