By Sage Blackwood
The hugely acclaimed first e-book of a myth event sequence set in a mysterious wooded area starring a bold new hero.
"Readers will thrill to trip with Jinx" (SLJ, starred review), a wizard's apprentice, as he units off on a quest in the course of the harmful Urwald, a mystical wooded area packed with wizards and were-creatures, and discovers that it truly is extra complicated than he may possibly think, and that it wishes him greater than he may perhaps ever wager.
This funny and clever tween fable experience is ideal for enthusiasts of Septimus Heap, The Sisters Grimm, and Fablehaven.
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Neither of those things 42 was the problem. The problem was Nancy being her babysitter. That meant that Nancy was the grown-up, the one who got to decide everything. And it meant that Bean was the little, boring, poopy baby who didn’t get to decide anything. Bean couldn’t stand it anymore. She got up. ” asked Nancy, looking over her magazine. ” huffed Bean. “I’m not a criminal, you know. ” “If you do, I’ll tell, and you’ll get grounded for a week,” said Nancy calmly. Bean pressed her hands against her cheeks, rolled her eyes back in her head, and opened her mouth as wide as it would go.
Bean felt an idea landing in her brain like an airplane. An escape! She was in jail, but maybe she could escape. She had heard of prisoners digging tunnels under their jail cells. Too bad her room was upstairs. If she dug a tunnel, she’d fall right into the kitchen. Then she looked at the window—that would work! Bean pictured herself climbing out the window on a rope ladder. She pictured Ivy hiding in the bushes below, waiting to help Bean to freedom. A rope ladder. A daring escape. Cool! 50 51 THE UNDERSHIRT OF FREEDOM Bean needed some rope, and she needed something to tie it to.
That meant that Nancy was the grown-up, the one who got to decide everything. And it meant that Bean was the little, boring, poopy baby who didn’t get to decide anything. Bean couldn’t stand it anymore. She got up. ” asked Nancy, looking over her magazine. ” huffed Bean. “I’m not a criminal, you know. ” “If you do, I’ll tell, and you’ll get grounded for a week,” said Nancy calmly. Bean pressed her hands against her cheeks, rolled her eyes back in her head, and opened her mouth as wide as it would go.
Jinx by Sage Blackwood