Stolen Magic by Gail Carson Levine
A Tale of Two Castles, #2
Genre: Juvenile Fiction / Fantasy & Magic
Ages 8 to 12, Grades 3 to 7
Pages: 336 Hardcover
Date Published: April 21st, 2015
Elodie, the dragon detective Meenore, and the kindly ogre Count Jonty Um are all on their way to Elodie’s home island of Lahnt. Elodie has barely set foot on land before she learns that the Replica, a statue that keeps her island’s deadly volcano from erupting, has been stolen! If the Replica isn’t found in three days, a mountain will be destroyed. And when Elodie ends up alone with a cast of characters any of whom may be guilty, she has to use her wits to try to unravel a tangled web of lies.
New York Times bestselling author Gail Carson Levine has written an imaginative, fast-paced mystery that will be enjoyed by fans of A Tale of Two Castles, as well as those meeting Elodie, Meenore, and Count Jonty Um for the first time.
Gail Carson Levine‘s first book for children, Ella Enchanted, was a Newbery Honor Book. Levine’s other books include the New York Times bestsellers Ever and Fairest; Dave at Night, The Wish, The Two Princesses of Bamarre, A Tale of Two Castles, and the six Princess Tales books. She is also the author of the nonfiction books Writing Magic: Creating Stories That Fly and Writer to Writer: From Think to Ink, as well as the picture books Betsy Who Cried Wolf and Betsy Red Hoodie. You can visit her online at www.gailcarsonlevine.com and at www.gailcarsonlevine.blogspot.com.