The Alchemyst: The Secrets of The Immortal Nicholas Flamel by Michael Scott

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Publication Date: May 22, 2007

This is the first review written solely by Alex; the 11-year-old sometimes contributor to Rabid Readers Too.

MS_Alchemist_Book_01Book: The Alchemyst: The Secrets of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel

Author: Michael Scott

Book 1 in the 6 part series

Release Date: 22 May, 2007

Pages: 375

Cover Artist: Michael Wagner

Nicholas Flamel was born on September 28,1317, people say he died in 1418 but his tomb is empty! He has been alive for 700 years, now known at the greatest alchemist of his day!

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The Epitaph of Jonas Barloff by Calvin Dean

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Publication Date: February 18, 2013

CD_Epitaph_Jonas_BarloffHigh school student, Daniel Townsend, is on top of the world when he finds out that his father has lung cancer. Suddenly the future that seemed so certain isn’t, and Daniel knows that he must help his father no matter what the cost personally. When Daniel is killed in a head on, hit and run collision, his friend and girlfriend make it their mission to find out what happened. But what role does a crumbling mansion and an old man doesn’t seem to be who he says he is play into the equation?



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A Stairway to Danger by Ben Woodard

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Publication Date: November 30, 2012

BW_Stairway_DanerIt’s 1923 and Kentucky cousins, Will and Tom, find the eyeless body of a sheriffs deputy on the banks of a river. Not far down the river the boys stumble into a barge and what follows is the great adventure of their young lives but will they live to tell about it?






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