When Matt, Ruby, and Corey Hudson discover their subway train is actually a time-traveling eighteenth-century frigate captained by a mysterious pirate, they are thrown into a series of adventures that offer cryptic clues about their past and their future. ...
|Title||:||The Mona Lisa Key|
|Number of Pages||:||400 pages|
|Status||:||Available For Download|
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The Mona Lisa Key Reviews
When Matt Hudson and his slightly younger twin siblings Ruby and Corey board a Metro train in their home town of New York City, they learn why their parents have always strict forbidden them from taking public transit. The children wind up on the Vermillion, a time-travelling ship, headed by pirate Captain Vincent and a crew of orphans from different eras, each with his or her own special talent. The Hudsons willingly join the adventurous band pulling off heists at strategic times in history. Ho ...more
It took me awhile to get into this one but by the end I was hooked. Looking forward to the next one.
What a surprising and delightful book! I did not expect to love it do much and now it has turned into one of my favorite middle grade reads in a long time.
I originally picked up this book because of the time travel element and the whole idea of time pirates appealed to me. It was slow to start, I mean seriously slow. We didn't get to time travel or pirates or anything weird until at least 60 pages in. But once we got there, the action just kept going. About halfway through, it didn't stop. I cou ...more
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Did not meet the needs of my collection at this time.