When the Vandemark mummy is donated to the college where their dad works, Althea and Phineas Hall are soon involved in a mystery surrounding the ancient corpse. Reprint.
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
ngly well written...Graced with a sound plot, a scary climax,and, above all, perceptive characterizations...A fine interweaving of fun and substance."
SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL
Althea and Phineas Hall are spending a boring summer with their father until a rich old man donates the mysterious Vandemark mummmy and other antiquities to the college where their father is a professor, with instructions that only he is to care for them. When something happens in the room where the valuables are kept, Phineas and Althea sense that there is danger in the air and that one wrong move could turn a summer mystery into murder....
Cynthia Voigt won the Newbery Medal for Dicey's Song and the Newbery Honor Award for A Solitary Blue, both part of the beloved Tillerman Cycle. She is also the author of many other celebrated books for middle-grade and teen readers, including Izzy, Willy-Nilly and Jackaroo. She was awarded the Margaret A. Edwards Award in 1995 for her work in literature, and the Katahdin Award in 2004. She lives in Maine.
"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description Aladdin, 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110689840322