The dire king
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Series:
Jackaby volume 4.
Published:
Chapel Hill, North Carolina : Algonquin, 2017.
Format:
Book
Edition:
First edition.
Physical Desc:
344 pages ; 22 cm.
Reading Level:
IL: UG - BL: 5.3 - AR Pts: 12
Lexile measure:
730L
Rating:
7-12.
Status:
Antioch High - Teen Fiction
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Description

The fate of the world is in the hands of detective of the supernatural R. F. Jackaby and his intrepid assistant, Abigail Rook. An evil king is turning ancient tensions into modern strife, using a blend of magic and technology to push the earth and the otherworld into a mortal competition. Jackaby and Abigail are caught in the middle as they continue to solve daily mysteries in New Fiddleham, New England--like who's created the rend between the worlds, how to close it, and why the undead are appearing around town. At the same time, the romance between Abigail and the shape-shifting police detective Charlie Cane deepens, and Jackaby's resistance to his feelings for the ghostly lady of 926 Augur Lane, Jenny Cavanaugh, begins to give way. But before the four can think about their own futures, they will have to defeat an evil that wants to destroy the future altogether. The epic conclusion to the New York Times bestselling Jackaby series features wry humor and a cast of unforgettable characters facing off against their most dangerous, bone-chilling foe ever.

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Language:
English
ISBN:
9781616206703 (hbk.), 1616206705 (hbk.)
Reading Level:
UG
Level 5.3, 12 Points
Lexile measure:
730

Notes

Citation/References
Kirkus Review,,6/15/2017
Citation/References
School Library Journal,,8/2017
Description
In this conclusion to the Jackaby series, the eccentric detective and his assistant Abigail Rook find themselves in the middle of a war between magical worlds.
Target Audience
7-12.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Ritter, W. (2017). The dire king. First edition. Chapel Hill, North Carolina: Algonquin.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Ritter, William, 1984-. 2017. The Dire King. Chapel Hill, North Carolina: Algonquin.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Ritter, William, 1984-, The Dire King. Chapel Hill, North Carolina: Algonquin, 2017.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Ritter, William. The Dire King. First edition. Chapel Hill, North Carolina: Algonquin, 2017. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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