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Through the skylight

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Atheneum Books for Young Readers,
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1st ed.
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IL: MG - BL: 4.7 - AR Pts: 11
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Two tantalizing tales, magically intertwined, cross cultures and span centuries as three kids set out to save the lives of three others--who just happen to live in the Middle Ages! A stone lion roars.... A sleek black cat speaks.... A faun leaps from the canvas of a painting.... When Jared, Shireen, and Miranda are each given one glittering gift from an old Venetian shopkeeper, they never fathom the powers they are now able to unleash; they never expect that their very reality is about to be utterly upended. And the adventure has hardly begun. For in another time, centuries earlier, another trio--Rashid, Maria, and Francesca--have been thrown together under terrible circumstances: They have been kidnapped and, along with hundreds of other children, will be sold into child slavery. Unless, that is, they can find some way to save them all. But all their fates lie in the hands of Jared, Shireen, and Miranda. The future--and the lives--of these three very modern children become entirely intertwined with those of the children from the past. Danger, it seems, has a way of spanning centuries.
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Grouping Title through the skylight
Grouping Author baucom ian
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Last Grouping Update 2019-03-23 23:28:06PM
Last Indexed 2019-03-24 00:34:52AM

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subject_facet Americans -- Italy -- Juvenile fiction, Brothers and sisters -- Juvenile fiction, Italy -- Juvenile fiction, Magic -- Juvenile fiction, Venice (Italy) -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Through the skylight
title_full Through the skylight / Ian Baucom ; illustated by Justin Gerard
title_short Through the skylight
topic_facet Americans, Brothers and sisters, Magic