Troubletwisters Book 3: The Mystery [NOOK Book]

Overview

The third thrilling installment of the new middle-grade fantasy series from bestselling authors Garth Nix and Sean Williams.

Just as Jaide and Jack Shield are settling into their crazy new lives in Portland, The Evil threatens another Ward, and the twins will need to put their growing powers to the test!
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Troubletwisters Book 3: The Mystery

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Overview

The third thrilling installment of the new middle-grade fantasy series from bestselling authors Garth Nix and Sean Williams.

Just as Jaide and Jack Shield are settling into their crazy new lives in Portland, The Evil threatens another Ward, and the twins will need to put their growing powers to the test!
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Editorial Reviews

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Praise for TROUBLETWISTERS BOOK ONE: THE MAGIC:

"Full of adventure and the unexpected, the first book in Nix and Williams's new series is delightfully twisted. The pacing is perfect, the setting is eerily dark, the faceless Evil rings true, and the resolution is satisfying." -- BOOKLIST

Praise for TROUBLETWISTERS BOOK TWO: THE MONSTER:

"This gripping fantasy for the middle-grade set delivers magic and delightful dollops of ick." -- KIRKUS REVIEWS

Children's Literature - Sarah Gilbreath
Jack and Jaide are tween-aged twins, and they live a pretty normal life in a small town with their mother and grandmother—except their grandmother is the warden of Portland and they are junior wardens, or Troubletwisters. Their father is a warden, too, but for Jack and Jaide’s safety, he’s far away. When an older, wealthy man in the town turns up dead their dad suddenly reappears, asking for their help. The twins have to find a magic item, and fast, before The Evil finds it first. The only problem: the people they think they can trust most might turn out to be their biggest enemies. The book is fast-paced and suspenseful, the very definition of a page-turner. The book is part of the “Troubletwisters” series co-written by well-known authors Nix and Williams. The characters are multi-faceted, and the ending will surprise the reader. It would be excellent for any tween readers who like suspense, adventure, or low fantasy. The pacing of the story also makes it good for reluctant readers. Since the main characters are both a boy and a girl, the story could appeal to anyone, no matter what preference the reader has for the main character’s gender. Although Nix is known for writing fantasy books for young adults, this book would be best for a slightly younger audience. Highly recommended. Reviewer: Sarah Gilbreath; Ages 9 to 12.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780545540261
  • Publisher: Scholastic, Inc.
  • Publication date: 5/28/2013
  • Series: Troubletwisters Series , #3
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 304
  • Sales rank: 251,008
  • Age range: 8 - 12 Years
  • File size: 2 MB

Meet the Author

Garth Nix

Garth Nix is the New York Times best-selling author of the Seventh Tower series, as well as the acclaimed novels SABRIEL, LIRAEL, and ABHORSEN. He lives in Sydney, Australia, with his wife and children.

New York Times-bestselling author Sean Williams lives in Adelaide, South Australia. He is the author of over sixty published short stories and twenty-two novels, and has written several novels in the Star Wars universe.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 6, 2013

    I love these books!!!

    These are some of the best books i've ever read. Everytime i finish a book i'm waiting anxiously for the next one to come out. Of course the plot seems a little bit repeted and is some what predictable, but you hardly notice when you're hooked on such great books!

    3 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 14, 2013

    Interesting

    It is a very good and mysterious book with a tad of suspension

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 13, 2013

    Beastly book

    Beastly book

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 22, 2013

    C

    I love the troubletwister series!!

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 10, 2013

    Hm

    If u like it(the guy that did the second reveiw) y did u put 1 star

    2 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 27, 2013

    Love it

    I loved it so much it took me a month to read it

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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