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Jake Ransom and the Skull King's shadow: Jake Ransom Series, Book 1

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When a mysterious envelope arrives for Jake Ransom, he and his older sister, Kady, are plunged into a gripping chain of events. An artifact found by their parents--on the expedition from which they never returned--leads Jake and Kady to a strange world inhabited by a peculiar mix of long-lost civilizations, a world that may hold the key to their parents' disappearance.

But even as they enter the gate to this extraordinary place, savage grackyls soar across the sky, diving to attack. Jake's new friends, the pretty Mayan girl Marika and the Roman Pindor, say the grackyls were created by an evil alchemist--the Skull King. And as Jake struggles to find a way home, it becomes obvious that what the Skull King wants most is Jake and Kady--dead or alive.

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Full title jake ransom and the skull king s shadow
Author rollins james
Grouping Category book
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series Jake Ransom
series_with_volume Jake Ransom|1
subject_facet Adventure and adventurers -- Fiction, Adventure stories, Juvenile, Alchemists -- Juvenile fiction, Archaeology -- Juvenile fiction, Archaeology. -- Fiction, Brothers and sisters -- Fiction, Brothers and sisters -- Juvenile fiction, Civilization, Ancient -- Juvenile fiction, Dinosaurs -- Juvenile fiction, Fantasy fiction, Juvenile, Indians of Central America -- Antiquities -- Juvenile fiction, Indians of Central America. -- Antiquities. -- Fiction, Magic -- Juvenile fiction, Mayas -- Antiquities -- Juvenile fiction, Mayas. -- Antiquities. -- Fiction, Prehistoric animals -- Fiction, Prehistoric animals -- Juvenile fiction, Science fiction, Science fiction, Juvenile, Space and time -- Fiction, Space and time -- Juvenile fiction, Teenage boys -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Jake Ransom and the Skull King's shadow
title_full Jake Ransom and the Skull King's Shadow Jake Ransom Series, Book 1, Jake Ransom and the Skull King's shadow / James Rollins
title_short Jake Ransom and the Skull King's shadow
title_sub Jake Ransom Series, Book 1
topic_facet Adventure and adventurers, Adventure stories, Juvenile, Alchemists, Antiquities, Archaeology, Brothers and sisters, Civilization, Ancient, Dinosaurs, Fantasy fiction, Juvenile, Historical Fiction, Indians of Central America, Juvenile Fiction, Magic, Mayas, Prehistoric animals, Science Fiction, Science fiction, Science fiction, Juvenile, Space and time, Teenage boys