The Mislaid Magician or Ten Years After : Being the Private Correspondence Between Two Prominent Familiesregarding a Scandal Touching the Highest Levels of Government and Thesecurity of the Realm
Ten years have passed since Kate and Cecy married Thomas and James, and England is now being transformed by the first railways. When James is asked to look into the sudden disappearance of a German railway engineer, he and Cecy make a shocking discovery: The railway lines are wreaking havoc with ancient underground magic, which could endanger the very unity of England. Written in letters between Kate and Cecy--and between their husbands--this installment of the cousins' adventures is another satisfying blend of magic, mystery, adventure, humor, and romance.
- Paperback | 328 pages
- 114.3 x 175.26 x 22.86mm | 272.15g
- 04 May 2009
- HOUGHTON MIFFLIN
- United States
- Illustrations, black and white
"A thoroughly enchanting confection."--"Kirkus Reviews""The sparkle remains, and fans of the first two books will certainly enjoy revisiting these delightful characters."--"School Library Journal"