The Copernicus Legacy: The Forbidden Stone

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The Copernicus Legacy: The Forbidden Stone

by Tony Abbott

HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERS | January 6, 2014 | Hardcover

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A secret past can destroy the future

It all begins when Wade Kaplan receives a strange, coded email from his uncle Henry, shortly before the old man''s sudden and suspicious death. He sets off for Germany to attend the funeral with his father, Roald, and his three friends Darrell, Lily, and Becca, only to discover that Uncle Henry left them yet another baffling message that they suspect is the key to figuring out how and why he died.

The message leads to a clue, which sends them to a dark and creepy family tomb. The more clues they discover, the farther they travel down a treacherous path toward an ancient, guarded secret. Soon, they are in a breathless race across the globe, running for their lives as a ruthless shadow organization chases them around every corner. Their only hope of saving themselves-and the world that they know-is to find twelve magical relics from a hidden past that will unlock the Copernicus Legacy.

The Forbidden Stone is the beginning of Tony Abbott''s epic new series, a thrilling adventure packed with puzzles, intrigue, and action.

Format: Hardcover

Dimensions: 432 pages, 3.2 × 2.31 × 0.53 in

Published: January 6, 2014

Publisher: HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERS

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 006219447X

ISBN - 13: 9780062194473

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The Copernicus Legacy: The Forbidden Stone

by Tony Abbott

Format: Hardcover

Dimensions: 432 pages, 3.2 × 2.31 × 0.53 in

Published: January 6, 2014

Publisher: HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERS

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 006219447X

ISBN - 13: 9780062194473

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A secret past can destroy the future

It all begins when Wade Kaplan receives a strange, coded email from his uncle Henry, shortly before the old man''s sudden and suspicious death. He sets off for Germany to attend the funeral with his father, Roald, and his three friends Darrell, Lily, and Becca, only to discover that Uncle Henry left them yet another baffling message that they suspect is the key to figuring out how and why he died.

The message leads to a clue, which sends them to a dark and creepy family tomb. The more clues they discover, the farther they travel down a treacherous path toward an ancient, guarded secret. Soon, they are in a breathless race across the globe, running for their lives as a ruthless shadow organization chases them around every corner. Their only hope of saving themselves-and the world that they know-is to find twelve magical relics from a hidden past that will unlock the Copernicus Legacy.

The Forbidden Stone is the beginning of Tony Abbott''s epic new series, a thrilling adventure packed with puzzles, intrigue, and action.

About the Author

Tony Abbott was born in Cleveland, Ohio on January 7, 1952. He attended the University of Connecticut, majoring first in music, then psychology, and finally English. He graduated with a bachelor's degree in English literature. After that, he traveled to Europe before returning home and finding work in a variety of bookstores, a library and at an Internet book and magazine publisher. His first published book, Danger Guys, was written while taking a writing class with children's author, Patricia Reilly Giff. Since then, he's written over 75 books for children ages 6 to 12, including The Secrets of Droon series, The Haunting of Derek Stone series, and The Time Surfers series. Firegirl won the Golden Kite Award for Fiction in 2007 and The Postcard won the Edgar Award for the Best Juvenile Mystery novel in 2009.

Editorial Reviews

"Tony Abbott is such an amazing storyteller, Copernicus should''ve named a star after him.With codes to crack, clues to unravel, andbad guys to outrun, this is one thrilling, smart, and fun read!I can''t wait for the next chapter is this stellar new series." (Chris Grabenstein, New York Times bestselling author)
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