The Eleventh Plague (Cornelius Quaint Chronicles, Book 2) [NOOK Book]

Overview

A Cornelius Quaint adventure. The thrilling sequel to The Equivoque Principle.Picking up where The Equivoque Principle left off, The Eleventh Plague sees Cornelius Quaint embark on his most perilous adventure yet.Bidding an emotional farewell to Dr Marvello’s Travelling Circus, Quaint leaves for Egypt with only fortune-teller Madame Destine by his side. Once in the land of the pyramids they must do battle with desert thieves, unearth long-buried secrets and attempt to foil the villainous Hades Consortium's plans ...
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The Eleventh Plague (Cornelius Quaint Chronicles, Book 2)

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Overview

A Cornelius Quaint adventure. The thrilling sequel to The Equivoque Principle.Picking up where The Equivoque Principle left off, The Eleventh Plague sees Cornelius Quaint embark on his most perilous adventure yet.Bidding an emotional farewell to Dr Marvello’s Travelling Circus, Quaint leaves for Egypt with only fortune-teller Madame Destine by his side. Once in the land of the pyramids they must do battle with desert thieves, unearth long-buried secrets and attempt to foil the villainous Hades Consortium's plans to poison the River Nile.With a whole new cast of characters this is a ripping Victorian adventure story featuring Cornelius Quaint - part Sherlock Holmes, part Indiana Jones, part Harry Houdini.The Times called The Equivoque Principle a 'boisterous comedy' with 'hairpin plot twists' and The Eleventh Plague follows in the grand tradition of Victorian serials.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780007367979
  • Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
  • Publication date: 3/4/2010
  • Series: Cornelius Quaint Chronicles , #2
  • Sold by: Harper Collins UK
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition description: ePub edition
  • Pages: 320
  • File size: 527 KB

Meet the Author

Darren Craske began his career writing and illustrating comic books. He lives in the south of England with his wife and daughter.


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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 1, 2012

    Boring and silly

    This book is so bad, I can't force myself to finish it. The characters are cartoonish, the action scenes are cliches. Not recommended for grownups, maybe it is supposed to be for young readers. Not worth the space in my Nook archive, I will delete it.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 8, 2013

    Bad?

    Never read it. Is it realy that bad? What's it about?

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    Posted January 28, 2013

    Me serios.

    HOW DO U DELETE STUFF!!!!!!!?????
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    No, im serious. I dont know. Help me.

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