By John Stephens
After the tumultuous occasions of final wintry weather, Kate, Michael, and Emma lengthy to proceed the search for his or her lacking mom and dad. yet they themselves at the moment are in nice probability, and so the wizard Stanislaus Pym hides the kids on the Edgar Allan Poe domestic for Hopeless and Incorrigible Orphans. There, he says, they are going to be safe. How improper he is.
the youngsters are quickly stumbled on by way of their enemies, and a frantic chase sends Kate 100 years into the earlier, to a deadly, enchanted long island urban. looking for a fashion again to her brother and sister, she meets a mysterious boy whose destiny is intricately—and dangerously—tied to her own.
in the meantime, Michael and Emma have trigger to discover the second one of the Books of starting. a sequence of clues leads them right into a hidden international the place they have to courageous harsh polar storms, tune down an historical order of warriors, and confront negative monsters. Will Michael and Emma locate the mythical ebook of fire—and grasp its powers—before Kate is misplaced to them forever?
interesting, suspenseful, and brimming with humor and middle, the subsequent installment of the bestselling Books of starting trilogy will lead Kate, Michael, and Emma towards their family—and to the magic that can shop, or ruin, all of them.