Park, Paul. The tourmaline.

Author:Hoy, Sherry
Position:Young adult review - Brief article - Book review

PARK, Paul. The tourmaline. (Sequel to A Princess of Roumania; followed by The White Tyger and The Hidden World.) Tor. 420p. c2006. 978-0-7653-5296-5. $7.99. SA

It's best to start with the first novel in the series, since much happens to Miranda Popescu in the first volume, and there is a large and complicated cast of characters. Here again she is in the alternate world of Roumania where she and her friends Peter and Andromeda have been transported. Her aunt had hidden her in our reality of small town USA. The friends become separated and have unusual adventures independently as they are pursued through this world of magic, vampires, and ancient powers, as...

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