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The Clockwork Ghost It Was Only A Few Weeks Ago That The Biedermann Twins, Tess And Theo, Along With Their Friend Jaime Cruz, Followed The Secrets Of The Morningstarrs Cipher Further Anyone Had In Its Century And A Half History And Destroyed Their Beloved Home In The Process But The Old York Cipher Still Isn T Solved The Demolition Of W Rd Street Only Revealed The Next Clue In The Greatest Mystery Of The Modern World, And If Tess, Theo, And Jaime Want To Discover What Lies At The End Of The Puzzle Laid Into The Buildings Of New York By Its Brilliant, Enigmatic Architects, They Will Need To Press OnBut Doing So Could Prove Even Dangerous Than They Know It Is Clear That The Morningstarr Twins Marshaled All The Strange Technology They Had Spent Their Lives Creating In The Construction Of The Cipher, And That Technology Has Its Own Plans For Those Who Pursue It It Is Also Clear That Tess, Theo, And Jaime Are Not The Only Ones On The Trail Of The Treasure As Enemies Both Known And Unknown Close In On Them From All Sides And The Very Foundations Of The City Seem To Crumble Around Them, They Will Have To Ask Themselves How Far They Will Go To Change The Unchangeable And Whether The Price Of Knowing The Secrets Of The Morningstarrs Is One They Are Willing To Pay


About the Author: Laura Ruby

Raised in the wilds of suburban New Jersey, Laura Ruby now lives in Chicago with her family Her short fiction for adults has appeared in various literary magazines, including Other Voices, The Florida Review, Syca Review and Nimrod A collection of these stories, I M NOT JULIA ROBERTS, was published by Warner Books in January 2007 Called hilarious and heart wrenching by People and a knowing look at the costs and rewards of remaking a family, by the Hartford Courant, the book was also featured in Redbook, Working Mother , and USA Today among others.Ruby is also the author of the Edgar nominated children s mystery LILY S GHOSTS 8 03 , the children s fantasy THE WALL AND THE WING 3 06 and a sequel, THE CHAOS KING 5 07 all from Harpercollins She writes for older teens as well, and her debut young adult novel, GOOD GIRLS 9 06 , also from Harpercollins, was a Book Sense Pick for fall 2006 and an ALA Quick Pick for 2007 A new young adult novel, PLAY ME, is slated for publication in fall of 2008 Her books have sold in England, Australia, Italy, France, Germany, Denmark, Serbia and Montenegro THE WALL AND THE WING is currently in development with Laika Studios for release as an animated feature Ms Ruby has been a featured speaker at BookExpo, the National Council of Teachers of English NCTE annual convention, the Miami Book Festival, the Florida Association of Media Educators FAME convention, the Midwest Literary Festival, the International Reading Association s annual convention, and Illinois Reading Council annual conference, among other venues, and she has presented programs and workshops for both adults and children at numerous schools and libraries.Currently, she is working on several thousand projects, drinking way too much coffee, and searching for new tunes for her iPod.



10 thoughts on “The Clockwork Ghost

  1. says:

    I won this book through a Goodreads giveaway in exchange for an honest review a while back, but since it is the sequel to another book, I wanted to find and read 1 first Now that I have finished both, I can defini


  2. says:

    THIS WAS SO GOOD Please tell me there s another book The Clockwork Ghost was, again, so freaking good I don t know what it is about this series but it s a lot of fun to listen to Maybe next time around, whenever I m in t


  3. says:

    Like its predecessor, Book 2 in the York series is a wonderful combination of steampunk, mystery and alternate history With their upper west side apartment building destroyed in the last book, the lead trio twins Tess, Theo and


  4. says:

    I have no idea what s going on AND I LOVE IT New characters I ADORE that we get Karl s perspective Ono was so charming and I love him and he needs to be protected at all costs The blond ladies are great villains not as delightfully cr


  5. says:

    A worthy successor to the first book in the series, which I devoured in two days Every page stunningly twisty and turny, leading you on a merry chase through a steampunk utopian New York City.With wonderfully age appropriate characters, and


  6. says:

    Once again, middle grade mysteries rock They re so much fun and not weighed down with too much dialogue and paced well There is so much going on in this book and even when we get clues, there squestions I also loved that we got random points of vie


  7. says:

    To be concluded what Ok rewind, summarize This book is a continuation of the first diving further into the Cipher of the Morningstarr twins It follows the 3 preteens through discovering clues and the villains attempting to thwart their gain in the cipher


  8. says:

    An excellent sequel I loved the character development, the many middle of the night escapades and the growing friendship between the three kids And I most heartily approve of the librarian, robot, and disguises Aunt Esther is the BEST The Jurassic Park thing in


  9. says:

    I listened to this one on audiobook and really enjoyed it It wasn t quite as good as book one and I felt it didn t answer as many questions as I was hoping it would But I still love the characters and some new mystery elements are added in which make it evenintriguing


  10. says:

    One has to admire a children s book that begins with a quote from Baudelaire about Paris What strange phenomena we find in a great city, all we need do is stroll about with our eyes open Life swarms with innocent monsters Fans of Ruby s previous book in the York series will k


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