By Bruce Coville
An historical betrayal echoes throughout time and space...
Boring—that's what Marilyn thinks her family members is. thoroughly, horribly common. All with the exception of her great-aunt Zenobia, a scandalously self reliant international tourist with the main interesting tales. Marilyn continuously appears ahead to her lively great-aunt's visits, yet this time, Zenobia turns out to have whatever strange on her mind.
Marilyn can't refuse while the evidently anxious Zenobia asks her to carry directly to whatever for safekeeping—a attractive amulet present in the Egyptian barren region, with a middle stone so shiny and glowing, it nearly turns out . . . alive. unexpectedly Marilyn's desires flip darkish as she's tasked with a poor venture: to maintain no matter what is contained in the amulet from gaining its freedom—and with it, revenge.
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Ike picked up a piece of paper. “His name is Thomas Finnemore, goes by Tom. His band calls itself Plunder and they’ve been on the road for a few weeks. Finnemore and four other clowns, most from around here. There’s no website. The lead singer is a former drug dealer I met years ago, and I managed to track down one of his current girlfriends. She wouldn’t say much, but she thinks they’re in the Raleigh, North Carolina, area doing cheap gigs in bars and fraternity houses. She did not act as though she missed her boyfriend that much.
Second, he’d been kicked out of the Macklin law firm five years earlier, so he probably held a bit of a grudge. In typical Yeck fashion, he said, “Here’s what we’re going to do. Ms. Spangler and Ms. Cross, I am very sympathetic to your complaints. If Pete shows up again, I want you to video him. Have a cell phone or a camera ready, and catch him on video. Then bring me the video. At that point, Mr. Boone, we will take Pete into custody and have his wings clipped. The owners will be responsible for the costs.
Stay here, Judge,” Theo said, and Judge watched them walk away. ” Theo asked. They were walking quickly along a dark and uneven sidewalk. “Watch your step,” Ike said. “We don’t have a game plan. ” They followed the noise and were soon entering Frat Court from the back side, away from the street. They moved into the crowd, and if they looked a bit odd, no one seemed to notice—a sixty-two-year-old man with long, gray hair pulled into a ponytail, red socks, sandals, a brown plaid sweater that was at least thirty years old, and a thirteen-year-old kid wide-eyed in amazement.
Amulet of Doom (Chamber of Horrors, Book 1) by Bruce Coville