Intriguing, fact-filled fiction imagines encounters with Abraham Lincoln as a boy and as the President.
On their mission for Merlin, Jack and Annie are whisked back in time to Washington, DC, in 1861. They know they must meet Abraham Lincoln and receive a feather from him, but getting an appointment with the President isn't easy with the nation on the brink of war. When Jack and Annie try using a magic potion to help, they go back even further in time to a mysterious forest, where they meet an orphan named Sam. Can Sam help them find Abe Lincoln?
Giant gorillas, a meeting with Shakespeare, a place at the very first Thanksgiving table, and a surf trip to ancient Hawaii! What else could adventuresome readers ask for? With exciting plots and accurate historical material, this series teaches readers about famous characters and events, both real and mythical. In each book, Jack and Annie zoom through time and around the world to be on the scene at key moments in history.