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Secrets of Shakespeare's grave / by Deron R. Hicks ; illustrated by Mark Edward Geyer.

Hicks, Deron R. (Author). Geyer, Mark, (illustrator.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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Summary:

Discovering that a treasure has been bequeathed to her family, Colophon Letterford explores clues hidden in antique paintings, secret passages, and a locked mausoleum to discover a link between her family's legacy and William Shakespeare.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library J FIC HICKS (Text) 33892100344135 Children's Fiction Book None 02/04/2016 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0544105044
  • ISBN: 9780544105041
  • Physical Description: 273, 10 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
  • Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2012.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes an excerpt from Tower of the Five Orders.
Series information from FantasticFiction.
Formatted Contents Note:
Prologue -- What news, I prithee? -- Homeward did they bend their course -- My books ... shall be my company -- The ill wind which blows -- Under thy own life's key -- Be bounteous at our meal -- To me thy secrets tell -- To desperate ventures -- Quittance or obligation -- Most ponderous and substantial things -- Use careful watch; choose trusty sentinels -- A good direction -- All strange and terrible events -- Tedious stumbling blocks -- By the progress of the stars -- A secret to reveal -- Snares to trap mine enemies -- The insolent foe -- Heirs of fixed destiny -- Oh villainy! -- A monument upon thy bones -- Let slip the dogs of war -- Unquiet meals make ill digestions -- With hidden help and vantage -- Secrets of the grave -- In the bottom of a tomb -- Of other men's secrets -- Swifter than the wandering moon -- To listen after news -- With golden promises -- Foul deeds will rise -- This chase is hotly follow'd -- Regard him well -- "Come, gaoler, bring me where the goldsmith is: I long to know the truth hereof at large" -- Epilogue -- Appendix.
Summary, etc.:
Discovering that a treasure has been bequeathed to her family, Colophon Letterford explores clues hidden in antique paintings, secret passages, and a locked mausoleum to discover a link between her family's legacy and William Shakespeare.
Target Audience Note:
Middle School.
720 Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Reading Counts! 4.4
Accelerated Reader 5.2
Awards Note:
"A Junior Library Guild selection."
Subject: Treasure troves > Juvenile fiction.
Family-owned business enterprises > Juvenile fiction.
Brothers and sisters > Juvenile fiction.
Cousins > Juvenile fiction.
Mystery and detective stories.
Adventure and adventurers > Fiction.
Brothers and sisters.
Cousins.
Family-owned business enterprises.
Treasure troves.
Genre: Fiction.
Juvenile works.
Action and adventure fiction.
Detective and mystery fiction.

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