The Hidden World: The Remarkable Adventures of Tom Scatterhorn

The Hidden World: The Remarkable Adventures of Tom Scatterhorn

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Tom is back at the Scatterhorn Museum, looking forward to spending some time there while his parents are away on one of their adventures. But an unexpected visitor called Pearl Smoot throws everything into disarray when she arrives with an incredible story. She says Tom's old enemy, Don Gervase Askary, has taken her father and brother - and what's more, she claims he has Tom's parents too. Together Tom and Pearl set out on a perilous journey to rescue their families - a journey that will take them in and out of time, to exotic foreign lands, and finally into the secret hidden world of Scarazand, stronghold of the terrifying Don Gervase himself ...It's non-stop action in this breathtaking sequel to the first fantastic Tom Scatterhorn book, The Museum's Secret.show more

Product details

  • 9-12
  • Paperback | 528 pages
  • 130 x 198 x 36mm | 384g
  • Oxford University Press
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • small amount of illustrations in black and white
  • 0192720864
  • 9780192720863
  • 450,134

Review quote

'An irresistible adventure in a world of dust, magic potions, missing jewels and stuffed animals' * Publishing News * 'A crackling, magical read' * Waterstone's Books Quarterly * 'A gripping opening chapter worthy of Indiana Jones . . . readable and original' * Sunday Times * [Praise for The Museum's Secret: The Remarkable Adventures of Tom Scatterhorn]: 'A time-travelling, Indiana Jones-style mystery . . . that will appeal to those who like a bit of magic with their mystery.' * Daily Mail *show more

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77 ratings
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