Synopses & Reviews
It's been six months since Kate, Michael, and Emma confronted the Dire Magnus, but the trail to their long-missing parents remains cold. Then Michael and Emma find a man who saw them ten years ago—three days after
they disappeared. He knows about a map of a distant land, a place shrouded in mystery that may lead them to their parents.
Meanwhile, Kate's connection to the Book of Time is growing stronger and stronger, until a dangerous trick gets her stuck in the past, searching for a friend to help her.
Only a perilous quest and a daring risk will help the children to harness the power of the Books of Beginning. But will it be enough to save them?
About the Author
JOHN STEPHENS is also the author of The Emerald Atlas, the first installment in the Books of Beginning trilogy. He spent ten years working in television and was executive producer of Gossip Girl and a writer for Gilmore Girls and The O.C.