The Copernicus Legacy: The Forbidden Stone: The Forbidden Stone by TONY ABBOTTThe Copernicus Legacy: The Forbidden Stone: The Forbidden Stone by TONY ABBOTT

The Copernicus Legacy: The Forbidden Stone: The Forbidden Stone


Paperback | September 9, 2014

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Bestselling author Tony Abbott's epic new middle grade series, the Copernicus Legacy, begins with The Forbidden Stone, a thrilling adventure packed with puzzles, intrigue, and action. Fans of Rick Riordan and Ridley Pearson will love this first book in an exciting series that takes the reader all over the globe in a race to find pieces of a mysterious hidden past—before it's too late.

Wade, Lily, Darrell, and Becca fly from Texas to Germany for the funeral of an old family friend. But instead of just paying their respects, they wind up on a dangerous, mind-blowing quest to unlock an ancient, guarded secret that could destroy the fate of the world.

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Tony Abbott is the author of over a hundred books for young readers, including the bestselling series The Secrets of Droon and the novelsFiregirlandThe Postcard. Tony has worked in a library, in several bookstores, and in a publishing company and has taught creative writing. He has two daughters and lives in Connecticut with his wife a...
Title:The Copernicus Legacy: The Forbidden Stone: The Forbidden StoneFormat:PaperbackDimensions:448 pages, 7.62 × 5.12 × 0.9 inPublished:September 9, 2014Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0062194445

ISBN - 13:9780062194442


Rated 4 out of 5 by from Good Good first book in the series. It was exciting but maybe a little too exciting, which then makes it unbelievable. Where do they get unlimited funds? We’ll see what happens with the second book.
Date published: 2017-10-04
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Not a bad book The writing is good but the story just isn't to my taste. The twist is a bit too sci-fi for me when I was expecting more fantasy I guess? I'm not sure but other people might enjoy this book more.
Date published: 2017-07-10

Editorial Reviews

“A sprawling and fast-paced adventure in the great tradition of Robert Ludlum, Ian Fleming, and other masters whose tales loom larger than life. Readers are in for a real treat.”