Another Merlin Mission for Jack and Annie! This time they are whisked through time to Victorian England. Their mission is to find Charles Dickens and help him from ruining his life! Can Jack and Annie do it? Unabridged audio CD; approximately 1 hour 31 minutes; 2 CDs.
Format: Compact disc Vendor: Random House Audio Publication Date: 2010 Dimensions: 5.85 X 5.01 X 0.38 (inches) ISBN: 073937298X
Jack and Annie are ready for their next fantasy adventure in the bestselling middle-grade seriesthe Magic Tree House!
Jack and Annies mission from Merlin the Magician? To help the famous writer Charles Dickens! In a magical whirl, the brother and sister are whisked back in time to Victorian England and the foggy streets of London.
There, Jack and Annie discover that Charles Dickens has everything he could possibly want. How can they help him? It is not until Mr. Dickens rescues them from being thrown in jail that they discover his secret past and the sad memories that haunt him. They will need all their magicand help from three ghoststo keep the great writer from ruining his life!
Mary Pope Osborne mixes magic, humor, history, a little spookiness, and a lot of heart to create this tale, which celebrates the joys of writingsomething she knows a lot about, thanks to millions of readers all over the world!
This is the perfect book for boys and girls about to see the classic play A Christmas Carol.
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From the Hardcover edition.
MARY POPE OSBORNE is the author of all the Magic Tree House books, and with her husband, has written Magic Tree House: The Musical. She currently works with her sister, Natalie Pope Boyce, on the nonfiction companion titles to the Magic Tree House books. She lives in Goshen, Connecticut, with her husband, Will, and their two Norfolk terriers, Joey and Mr. Bezo.