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The Shadow Cabinet: Shades of London, Book 3

By Carrie R. Wheadon, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 12+

Nail-biting page-turner jolts ghost series back to life.

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After a "recommend to all your friends" start to the Shades of London series with The Name of the Star, Book 2 flagged a bit. Author Maureen Johnson killed off a pretty great bad guy in Book 1, and Book 2 was missing that all-important strong adversarial force. Great news for THE SHADOW CABINET: There are new bad guys in old London Town -- occult ones with undead ambitions and a sadistic streak. Deliciously creepy stuff. And Rory, quirky bayou narrator extraordinaire, keeps the whole thing grounded and funny, as usual. The romance and a few big jaw-dropper surprises also will keep those pages turning in a hurry.

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