Midnight Magic by * AviMidnight Magic by * Avi

Midnight Magic

by* Avi

Paperback | October 1, 2001

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Night after night, a ghost appears in the royal castle Pergamontio, terrifying the princess. Mangus the Magician doesn't believe in ghosts, but that doesn't stop him from being charged with finding this one. The King demands that Mangus free his daughter from the torment of the ghost...otherwise, the magician will pay with his life. Mangus's only hope is his faithful, street-smart servant boy, Fabrizio, who must solve the mystery of the ghost using logic and reason - and a bit of magic of his own.
Avi, who goes by the name his twin sister gave him when they were about one year old, is the author of more than 30 books and winner of more than 90 awards, including the Newbery Medal and two Newbery Honors. His work spans many genres - historical fiction, coming-of-age, comedy, mystery, and fantasy. A former librarian and father of t...
Title:Midnight MagicFormat:PaperbackDimensions:256 pages, 7.57 × 5.28 × 0.58 inPublished:October 1, 2001Publisher:SCHOLASTIC INCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0439242193

ISBN - 13:9780439242196

Appropriate for ages: 8

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Editorial Reviews

“With snappy dialogue, nonstop action, and lavishly embroidered period backdrops, this will please Avi's fans and may well win over some new ones.” –Publishers Weekly, starred review

“A medieval mystery that will keep readers guessing to the very end.” –Booklist

“The pages fly with intrigue and action.” –Horn Book