The Book of Nonsense
The Book of Nonsense

The Book of Nonsense

Written by David Michael Slater & illustrated by Mauro Sorghienti
Book #1 in the Forbidden Books Series
10 - 16
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Nov 4, 2016
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Before there were books, there were Words of Power, and those who spoke them could rule the world… Dexter and Daphna Wax don’t quite fit in, even with each other. She loves reading, and he loathes it, but neither is pleased by their “special” thirteenth birthday gift, a ruined old book full of nonsense. But the moment it enters Daphna and Dexter’s lives, bizarre things begin to happen. Why is their father, who found the book, suddenly so distant? Is the old man who took it from him some kind of hypnotist? Why is a giant, red-eyed man-child menacing them? Now Dex and Daphna have to work together to stop the old man from ruining their lives. But as they unravel the secrets of the Book of Nonsense, they will discover the truth about their own extraordinary destiny.

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    Publication Date
    November 4, 2016
    Library Tales Publishing
    Page Count
    Middle Grade
    Reading Age
    10 - 16 years

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