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The Eye of Midnight

(2016)
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A cross between "Indiana Jones" and "The DaVinci Code" for kids, you won t be able to put down this classic adventure set in 1920s New York City with an Arabian twist! On a stormy May day in 1929, William and Maxine arrive on the doorstep of Battersea Manor to spend the summer with a grandfather they barely remember. Whatever the cousins expected, Colonel Battersea isn t it. Soon after they settle in, Grandpa receives a cryptic telegram and promptly whisks the cousins off to New York City so that he can meet an unknown courier and collect a very important package. Before he can do so, however, Grandpa vanishes without a trace. When the cousins stumble upon Nura, a tenacious girl from Turkey, she promises to help them track down the parcel and rescue Colonel Battersea. But with cold-blooded gangsters and a secret society of assassins all clamoring for the same mysterious object, the children soon find themselves in a desperate struggle just to escape the city s dark streets alive. "A youthful mystery worthy of John Bellairs, with lyrical language reminiscent of Edith Nesbit; yet it stands on its own, creating a fully realized world with clearly defined lines of good and evil, and just a dash of magic."--"Booklist" "Readers of R.L. LaFevers's "Theodosia Throckmorton" series as well as lovers of the Rick Riordan books will enjoy this. A well-crafted adventure with a dash of magic."--"School Library Journal" "Brumbach's vivid descriptions and terse, to-the-point dialogue keep the action moving and readers constantly engaged and surprised. . . . A fast-paced, action-packed adventure."--"Kirkus Reviews""

 
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Hardback Editions

March 2017 : USA Library Binding
Title: The Eye of Midnight
Author(s): Andrew Brumbach
ISBN: 0-606-39870-8 / 978-0-606-39870-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Turtleback Books
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March 2016 : USA Hardback
thumbTitle: The Eye of Midnight
Author(s): Andrew Brumbach
ISBN: 0-385-74461-7 / 978-0-385-74461-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Delacorte Books for Young Readers
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

March 2016 : USA Library Binding
thumbTitle: The Eye of Midnight
Author(s): Andrew Brumbach
ISBN: 0-375-99176-X / 978-0-375-99176-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Delacorte Books for Young Readers
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Paperback Editions

March 2017 : USA Paperback
thumbTitle: The Eye of Midnight
Author(s): Andrew Brumbach
ISBN: 0-385-39068-8 / 978-0-385-39068-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Yearling Books
Availability: Amazon UK   

Kindle Editions

March 2016 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
thumbTitle: The Eye of Midnight
Author(s): Andrew Brumbach
Publisher: Delacorte Books for Young Readers
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