Grades 4 - 7
Grade level Equivalent: 4.9
Lexile Measure®: 780L
Guided Reading: R
Type of Book: Chapter Book
- Courage, Bravery, Heroism
- Magic and Supernatural
- Friends and Friendship
About This Book
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Meggie lives a quiet life alone with her father, a book-binder. But her father has a deep secret — he posseses an extraordinary magical power. One day a mysterious stranger arrives who seems linked to her father's past. Who is this sinister character and what does he want?
Suddenly Meggie is involved in a breathless game of escape and intrigue as her father's life is put in danger. Will she be able to save him in time?