Sara and the Mysterious Glass Key
spunky 11-year-old Sara Winter is all about adventure. She loves
books and solving mysteries with her best friend Ashley. So when
Sara spies a beautiful glass key while walking home from school,
her curiosity is aroused. What mysteries will the key unlock?
When an unseen and mysterious voice urges Sara to
open the rusty padlock of a run-down garden gate, curiosity triumphs over
fear. What happens next is as unexpected as it is remarkable. Sara makes
startling discovery after discovery, becoming a hero in the process.
When Sara accidentally stumbles upon a castle's
mysterious Doors of Time, she is faced with challenges from the Jurassic
period to Colonial America.
Are Sara's quick wit and sharp mind a match for
what she discovers? Will her lucky purple tennis shoes help her make it home
to her beloved cat Skinnybones? Will Sara's mom and Ashley believe her tale
of intrigue? Who or what followed Sara home, or was the shadow merely a
creation of her mind?
e.b. kowal explores imagination,
problem-solving and friendship in the first in a series of Sara Winter
mystery-histories, each more exciting than the last!