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The Conjurer's Riddle

(2015)
(The second book in the Inventor's Secret series)
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The Revolution is beginning - and Charlotte may be on the wrong side.

In this sequel to The Inventor's Secret, Charlotte and her companions escape the British Empire, but they haven't left danger behind. In fact, if they go against the revolutionaries, they face even greater peril.

Charlotte leads her group of exiles west, plunging into a wild world of shady merchants and surly rivermen on the way to New Orleans. But as Charlotte learns more about the revolution she has championed, she wonders if she's on the right side after all. Charlotte and her friends get to know the mystical New Orleans bayou and deep into the shadowy tunnels below the city - the den of criminals, assassins and pirates - Charlotte must decide if the revolution's goals justify their means, or if some things, like the lives of her friends, are too sacred to sacrifice.

This alternate-history adventure series asks the questions: What would have happened if America had lost the Revolutionary War? And what would people be willing to do to finally taste freedom?

Praise for The Conjurer's Riddle:

"This is classic steampunk [with] exotic and picturesque locales, lots of interesting machinery, and the adrenaline rush of following the adventures of an honest and fearless heroine. A suitably swashbuckling sequel."--Kirkus Reviews

"This invigorating series neatly fits into the sagacategory, with loads of adventure, lots of explosions, plenty of pirates, and still some pages left forromance. The dramatic ending sweeps readers right toward the next book."--Booklist

"Fans will enjoy seeing Charlotte take on a more serious role as she faces multiple factions while forging her own path."--VOYA

Praise for The Inventor's Secret:

* "Cremer...creates an inventive blend of steampunk and alternative history in this new series. She gives readers a fantastical world with mechanical wonders and an opulent vintage setting. The characters are interesting and well developed. Readers will be drawn to future installments."--VOYA, starred review

"[A]n entertaining romp in a richly imaginative setting."--Kirkus Reviews

From the Hardcover edition.

Genre: Young Adult Fantasy    Get it on Google Play

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Hardback Editions

November 2015 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Conjurer's Riddle (The Inventor's Secret)
Author(s): Andrea Cremer
ISBN: 0-399-16424-3 / 978-0-399-16424-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Philomel Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Paperback Editions

August 2016 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Conjurer's Riddle (Inventor's Secret)
Author(s): Andrea R Cremer
ISBN: 0-14-750862-2 / 978-0-14-750862-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Speak
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Audio Editions

November 2015 : USA Audio CD
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Title: The Conjurer's Riddle (Inventor's Secret)
Author(s): Andrea Cremer
ISBN: 1-68141-889-4 / 978-1-68141-889-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Dreamscape Media
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


November 2015 : USA MP3 CD
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Title: The Conjurer's Riddle (Inventor's Secret)
Author(s): Andrea Cremer
ISBN: 1-68141-893-2 / 978-1-68141-893-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Dreamscape Media
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Kindle Editions

November 2015 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: The Conjurer's Riddle (The Inventor's Secret Book 2)
Author(s): Andrea Cremer
Publisher: Philomel Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   



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