Results for: christopher edge

Below is a list of 5 the books by this author.

Book cover of 12 MINUTES TO MIDNIGHT 01
12 MINUTES TO MIDNIGHT 01
By: christopher edge | Published: March 2015

Penelope Tredwell is the feisty thirteen-year-old orphan heiress of Victorian Britain's bestselling magazine, the Penny Dreadful. Her spine-chilling t...

Penelope Tredwell is the feisty thirteen-year-old orphan heiress of Victorian Britain's bestselling magazine, the Penny Dreadful. Her spine-chilling tales-concealed under the pen name Montgomery Finch-are gripping the public. One day she receives a letter from the governor of the Bedlam madhouse requesting Finch's help to investigate the asylum's strange goings-on. Every night at precisely twelve minutes to midnight, the inmates all begin feverishly writing-incoherent ramblings that Penelope quickly realizes are frightening visions of the century to come. But what is causing this phenomenon? In the first book of this smart new series, Penelope is drawn into a thrilling mystery more terrifying than anything she could ever imagine!

Theme: Historical Fiction, Mystery

  • ISBN
    9780807581391
  • Binding
    Paperback
  • Category
    Junior Fiction
Retail Price:
$13.99
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Book cover of JAMIE DRAKE EQUATION
JAMIE DRAKE EQUATION
By: christopher edge | Published: May 2019

From the author of The Many Worlds of Albie Bright comes another cutting-edge cosmic space adventure for anyone who's ever looked up at the stars and ...

From the author of The Many Worlds of Albie Bright comes another cutting-edge cosmic space adventure for anyone who's ever looked up at the stars and wondered about the universe. An exploration of the constellations, an appreciation of the courage of astronauts, and a loving father-son story. Perfect for fans of Scott Kelly's Astrotwins series. How amazing would it be to have a dad who's an astronaut? To see him go on rocket launches, live in zero gravity, and fly through space like a superhero? Jamie Drake knows. His dad is orbiting Earth in the International Space Station. Jamie thinks it's cool, and he's proud of his dad, but he also really misses him. Hanging out at the local observatory one day, Jamie is surprised when he picks up a strange signal on his phone. Could it be aliens? Are they closer to our planet than anyone realizes? With his dad in space, Jamie feels he has no choice but to investigate on his own. But when something goes wrong with his dad's mission, Jamie is reminded that space is a dangerous place. He decides it's time to prove that he's a hero too.

Theme: Stem

  • ISBN
    9781524713645
  • Binding
    Paperback
  • Category
    Junior Fiction
Retail Price:
$9.50
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Book cover of LONGEST NIGHT OF CHARLIE NOON
LONGEST NIGHT OF CHARLIE NOON
By: christopher edge | Published: August 2020

"Originally published in the United Kingdom in paperback and in slightly different form by Nosy Crow, London, in 2019."

Theme: Stem

  • ISBN
    9780593173084
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Junior Fiction
Retail Price:
$22.99
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Book cover of MANY WORLDS OF ALBIE BRIGHT
MANY WORLDS OF ALBIE BRIGHT
By: christopher edge | Published: May 2019

Fun science meets humor and heart in this adventure about a boy who is searching for his mother . . . in a parallel universe.      Stephen Albie ...

Fun science meets humor and heart in this adventure about a boy who is searching for his mother . . . in a parallel universe.      Stephen Albie Bright leads a happy, normal life. Well, as normal as it gets with two astrophysicist parents who named their son after their favorite scientists, Stephen Hawking and Albert Einstein.    But then Albie’s mother dies of cancer, and his world is shattered. When his father explains that she might be alive in a parallel universe, Albie knows he has to find her. So, armed with a box, a laptop, and a banana, Albie sets out to do just that.    Of course, when you’re universe-hopping for the very first time, it’s difficult to find the one you want. As Albie searches, he discovers some pretty big surprises about himself and our universe(s), and stumbles upon the answers to life’s most challenging questions.    A poignant, funny, and heartwarming adventure, this extraordinary novel is for anyone who has ever been curious. Praise for The Many Worlds of Albie Bright: “A big book with a big brain, big laughs, and a big, big heart.” —FRANK COTTRELL BOYCE, New York Times bestselling author of Millions and Cosmic   “Hilarious and full of heart.” —PIERS TORDAY, author of The Last Wild   “I’d love this book in all the worlds. Heartbreaking, heartwarming, heartstopping. Amazing.” —HOLLY SMALE, author of the award-winning Geek Girl series   “Heartwarming.” —The Guardian   “Proves the theory that novels about science can be enormous fun.” —The Times Children’s Book of the Week (UK)   “Moving, and exploding with scientific ideas and wonder.” —The Herald (UK)

Theme: Death & Grieving , science themes

  • ISBN
    9781524713607
  • Binding
    Paperback
  • Category
    Junior Fiction
Retail Price:
$9.50
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Book cover of SHADOWS OF THE SILVER SCREEN 02
SHADOWS OF THE SILVER SCREEN 02
By: christopher edge | Published: March 2015

As the age of the silent film dawns, a mysterious filmmaker approaches the Penny Dreadful with a proposal to turn Montgomery Flinch's sinister stories...

As the age of the silent film dawns, a mysterious filmmaker approaches the Penny Dreadful with a proposal to turn Montgomery Flinch's sinister stories into motion pictures. With Monty starring in the production, filming begins but is plagued by a series of strange and frightening events. As Monty pleads with Penelope to help him, she is drawn into the mystery, but soon finds herself trapped in a nightmare penned by her own hand. Can Penelope uncover the filmmaker's dark secret in time?

Theme: Historical Fiction, Mystery

  • ISBN
    9780807573181
  • Binding
    Paperback
  • Category
    Junior Fiction
Retail Price:
$13.99
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