<p>The third book in the Cahills vs. Vespers series, the follow up to the worldwide bestseller <i>The 39 Clues</i>.</p><p>The Vespers have crossed a line. Amy and Dan were devastated when the Vespers kidnapped seven Cahills around the world, holding them hostage until Amy and Dan delivered an impossible ransom. But at least the hostages were Cahills, members of the world's most powerful family, trained to face all odds.</p><p>Now the Vespers have gone too far. They've kidnapped Atticus, an innocent 11-year-old boy and Dan's only friend. Now Dan and Amy are in the struggle of their lives. Because if they can't outwit the Vespers, the unthinkable will happen: Atticus will die.</p>
The Educator Guides for The 39 Clues Cahill vs. Vespers series are created to help educators take a journey around the world with their students. Explore the 39 Clues world using Common Core Standards. This is the teaching guide to book three in the series: The Dead of Night by Peter Lerangis.