Prevost, Guillaume. The gate of days.

Author:Chancellor, Cara
Position:Brief article - Book review

PREVOST, Guillaume. The gate of days. (The Book of Time II.)Tr. by William Rodarmor. Scholastic. 249p. c2007. 978-0-439-88376-4. $16.99. JS

It's been a few weeks since Sam Faulkner discovered his missing father was a time traveler, and a few days since his cousin Lily found a puzzling note in a history textbook--"HELP ME SAM," carved in the historical Dracula's prison--that revealed when and where Allan Faulkner was trapped. Now, there's only one hitch in Sam's rescue plan: without three more of the coins that operate the time-traveling statue, he won't be able to control when or where he lands. Once again, he must embark on a quest through time to get more coins and save his father. Only this time, his journey isn't random: a mysterious man with an ancient Egyptian tattoo is...

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