The Xanadu Adventure by Lloyd AlexanderThe Xanadu Adventure by Lloyd Alexander

The Xanadu Adventure

byLloyd Alexander

Paperback | February 15, 2007

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Vesper and her friends are sailing off to the newly discovered archeological site of Troy. But danger is close behind—and the party is tricked and imprisoned in a fabulous palace called Xanadu. Xanadu’s master is none other than Vesper’s archenemy, Dr. Helvitius, who has a diabolical scheme to dominate the world. His first goal is to destroy Vesper, who has thwarted him once too often. Escape seems impossible. But if anyone can do it, Vesper can!
Born on January 30, 1924, in Philadelphia, storyteller Lloyd Alexander spent his childhood filling his imagination with fantasies about other lands and eras. For ten years of his writing career, Alexander wrote for adults, then changed gears and wrote fiction for young people. Alexander has received a Newbery Medal, a Newbery Honor Awa...
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Title:The Xanadu AdventureFormat:PaperbackDimensions:160 pages, 7.7 × 5.1 × 0.4 inPublished:February 15, 2007Publisher:Penguin Young Readers GroupLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0142407860

ISBN - 13:9780142407868

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12

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...Vesper is as plucky as ever in this splendid addition to a solid series. (Booklist, starred review)