Synopses & Reviews
Shy Juliet Dove leaves Mr. Elives' magic shop with Helen of Troy's amulet--a virtual man magnet. Juliet doesn't know what she's got, but soon every boy in town is swoony for her. Yet, much as she'd like to lose all the unwanted attention, she can't: The amulet won't come off!
A sidesplittingly funny, heartbreaking whirlwind of a book about the high cost of loving, from the award-winning author of My Teacher Is an Alien and The Unicorn Chronicles.
"Coville's easy style works well in a tale that has its share of both humor and heartache."—Booklist
"Surprising depth, with musings on honor, power, strength, courage, and, above all, love . . . Interweaves mythological characters with realistic modern ones, keeping readers truly absorbed."—School Library Journal
The newest novel in Bruce Coville's bestselling, award-winning Magic Shop series!
Shy Juliet Dove leaves Mr. Elives' magic shop with the amulet of Helen of Troy--a virtual man magnet. She soon has the attention of every boy in town. Unfortunately, the amulet won't come off in this sidesplittingly funny book about the high cost of loving.
About the Author
BRUCE COVILLE is the author of over 100 books for children and young adults, including the international bestseller My Teacher is an Alien, the Unicorn Chronicles series, and the much-beloved Jeremy Thatcher, Dragon Hatcher. His work has appeared in a dozen languages and won children's choi
Table of Contents
Killer Strikes Again
Voices in the Attic
Roxanne and Jerome
Clarice and Mr. Toe
Tales of the Gods
The Other Realm
She Who Wanders
Field of Gold
Prisoner of Love
Cupid's Little Helpers
Love on the Half Shell