Secrets of the Book
“Spencer is instantly relatable, thanks to his sharp and amusing narration . . . The historical cameos add an extra dash of flavor to this engaging, suspenseful adventure.”
“Fry has created a memorable group of contemporary and historical characters to give life to this fast-paced adventure.”
—School Library Journal
“This thoroughly enjoyable story offers a high-spirited adventure enhanced with a dose of educational fun.”
—Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books
You don't choose the book - the book chooses you.
Sixth-grader Spencer Lemon has no idea why he was chosen to guard Pandora’s Book, a book that contains famous dead people—who can be brought back to life. Spencer and his autistic best friend, Gregor, soon realize it’s up to them to not only protect the book from others who wish to use its powers for evil, but quite possibly save the world.