ANew York TimesBestseller!
By the author of The Mysterious Benedict Society, this heart-pounding mystery adventureislaced with magic and humor.
When Reuben discovers an extraordinary antique watch with a secret power, his life takes an intriguing turn. As one secret leads to another, Reuben finds himself torn between his honest nature and the lure to be a hero.
Now he is on a dangerous adventure--full of curious characters, treacherous traps, and hairsbreadth escapes--as he races to solve the mystery before it is too late. With fearless Penny, mighty Jack, and the wise Mrs. Genevieve on his side, can Reuben outwit a sly villain called The Smoke and save the city from a terrible fate?
In this ingeniously crafted novel, acclaimed author Trenton Lee Stewart invites readers to join the adventure, decipher the clues, and ask themselves the question: Is knowing a secret a gift or a curse?Trenton Lee Stewart
is the author of the award-winning andNew York Times
bestselling Mysterious Benedict Society series. He lives in Little Rock, Arkansas.
Diana Sudykais an illustrator who lives and works in Evanston, Illinois, just north of Chicago.Praise forThe Mysterious Benedict Society:
Great cast of characters, lots of cool puzzles and mysteries. This book reminded me of some of the better children's books I grew up with, likeCharlie and the Chocolate FactoryandThe Phantom Tollbooth. --Rick Riordan
Praise forThe Secret Keepers:
ANew York TimesBestseller
AnEntertainment WeeklyBest Middle Grade of the Year Choice
ALA Notable Book for Children
Amazon #1 Best Book of 2016 for Children Choice
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