Night of the New Magicians (Magic Tree House Series #35)

Night of the New Magicians (Magic Tree House Series #35)

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by Mary Pope Osborne, Sal Murdocca
     
 

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Merlin sends Jack and Annie on a mysterious mission to Paris, France, over a 100 years ago. There they must find four magicians and give them an urgent message from Merlin himself. When Jack and Annie land in Paris, they make their way to the 1889 World’s Fair. Below the Eiffel Tower, built especially for the fair, there are thousands of exhibits from all over

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Merlin sends Jack and Annie on a mysterious mission to Paris, France, over a 100 years ago. There they must find four magicians and give them an urgent message from Merlin himself. When Jack and Annie land in Paris, they make their way to the 1889 World’s Fair. Below the Eiffel Tower, built especially for the fair, there are thousands of exhibits from all over the world. But how will Jack and Annie find the magicians in the crowds of people? And who are the magicians anyway? Jack and Annie are about to find out in another adventure filled with history, magic, and amazing surprises!


From the Hardcover edition.

Editorial Reviews

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This tidy tale is Osborne's thirty-fifth installment of the "Magic Tree House" series, and the seventh designated as a "Merlin Mission." The lead characters, Jack and Annie, continue their time-travel, via their magic tree house, completing whatever adventure Merlin the Magician sets up for them. This time they are off to Paris where they must find the Magician of Sound, the Magician of Light, the Magician of the Invisible, and the Magician of Iron at the 1889 World's Fair. And they must locate the four magicians—and their secrets—before an evil sorcerer nabs them first. As in previous books, Jack and Annie are helped by a book of magic rhymes given to them by Teddy and Kathleen, their two young sorcerer friends from Camelot. Jack and Annie choose to use the "Spin into the Air" rhyme, to bike across the sky. They are in a rush, you see, to arrive at the Eiffel Tower in time to crash a private party to which only the four magicians have been invited. Can they save the magicians from the evil sorcerer? Jack and Annie soon learn that things are not what they appear. In keeping with Osborne's use of history, the magicians turn out to be Alexander Graham Bell, Thomas Alva Edison, Louis Pasteur, and Gustave Eiffel. And their secrets reflect the reasons behind their success: a thirst for adventure, hard work, tenacity, preparation, and hope. Osborne includes a bio of each inventor in the back of the book. 2006, Random House Children's Books, and Ages 9 to 12.
—Sheri Bell-Rehwoldt <%ISBN%>0375830359

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780375894572
Publisher:
Random House Children's Books
Publication date:
03/20/2009
Series:
Magic Tree House Series , #35
Sold by:
Random House
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
144
Sales rank:
185,075
Lexile:
590L (what's this?)
File size:
5 MB
Age Range:
7 - 10 Years

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Meet the Author

MARY POPE OSBORNE is the author of the New York Times number one bestselling Magic Tree House series. She and her husband, writer Will Osborne (author of Magic Tree House: The Musical), live in northwestern Connecticut with their three dogs. Ms. Osborne is also the coauthor of the companion Magic Tree House Fact Trackers series with Will, and with her sister, Natalie Pope Boyce.

SAL MURDOCCA has illustrated more than 200 children's trade and text books. He is also a librettist for children's opera, a video artist, an avid runner, hiker, and bicyclist, and a teacher of children's illustration at the Parsons School of Design. Sal lives and works in New York with his wife, Nancy.


From the Hardcover edition.

Brief Biography

Hometown:
Goshen, Connecticut
Date of Birth:
May 20, 1949
Place of Birth:
Fort Sill, Oklahoma
Education:
B.A., University of North Carolina
Website:
http://www.marypopeosborne.com

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Night of the New Magicians (Magic Tree House Series #35) 4.1 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 59 reviews.
EGHunter01 More than 1 year ago
"Night of the New Magicians" is a great tale. You will not be bored by this wonder-filled storyline. Annie and Jack are transported to Paris, France for the World's Fair, and they have a search ahead of them. Merlin has given them a task. What do you think they find out about the magicians that are in France? And what valuable information do they gather while on their mission? If you have enjoyed Annie and Jack's previous adventures in the magic tree house or if this is your first adventure with Jack and Annie you are sure to enjoy this delightful tale and want to read the others.
Guest More than 1 year ago
As I read this book I felt as if I was there, in Paris,on the mission, myself. I highly reccommend this book to kids that love adventure books.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Mary Pope Osborne is a genius at writing books. My favorite is Night of the New Magicians. You can learn about famous inventers, doctors, sculptors, and many more. It's exciting and you learn at the same time. It is very fun. Jack and Anny are in the tree house and they went to Paris. They go on a train and they go in a world encyclopedia. Then they heard of a magician. Then they went to a building but they did not know that it was the doctor. They were looking for the magician but he had left. They went to the Effiel Tower. Then they found them and well read the book to find out. PS: You might cry, laugh, or maybe even get mad, but that's what makes a book so good. By Bria from Clarkdale Elementary
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Best book in the world
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I think deeply "What's going to happen next?" While Annie and Jack go to the Paris Worlds' Falr on a mission from Merlin,they need to find four magicions of differant types,and get their secrets before the scourcer gets their secrets.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Neds more pages
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Mary Pope Osborne you are Morgan Le Fay.There is always some kind of magic in your books.NEVER STOP WRITING!
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Caroline Kilgore More than 1 year ago
It get it love it
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