A peculiar peril / Jeff VanderMeer
Book | Farrar Straus Giroux | 2020 | First edition.

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Edition
First edition.
Description
632 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series
The misadventures of Jonathan Lambshead ; volume one
VanderMeer, Jeff. Misadventures of Jonathan Lambshead ; bk. 1.
Audience
Ages 12-18. Farrar Straus Giroux.
Summary
Jonathan Lambshead will inherit has grandfather's mansion-- after he and two schoolmates catalog its contents. They discover that the mansion's basement contains portals, with one leading to an alt-Earth called Aurora. There magic abounds, history has been re-written, and an occult dictator called Aleister Crowley leads an army pillaging alt-Europe. Jonathan pieces together his destiny as a member a secret society devoted to keeping our world separate from Aurora. But alliances shift as the trio pursue the profound evil-- and discover it is also chasing them. -- adapted from jacket
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ISBN
9780374308865 (hardcover)
0374308861 (hardcover)
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