Greenglass House ist nicht irgendein Gasthaus. Es hat im Laufe der Jahre viele Schmuggler beherbergt und ist nur per Standseilbahn zu erreichen. Warum kommen dort mitten im tiefsten Winter lauter seltsame Gäste an? Milo, der chinesische Adoptivsohn der Pines, die das Gasthaus führen, glaubt nicht an einen Zufall - wer könnte das auch bei so vielen rätselhaften Diebstählen? So beginnt er seine Detektivarbeit ...
New York Times Bestseller National Book Award Nominee Winner of the Edgar Award for Best Juvenile Mystery It´s wintertime at Greenglass House. The creaky smuggler´s inn is always quiet during this season, and twelve-year-old Milo, the innkeepers´ adopted son, plans to spend his holidays relaxing. But on the first icy night of vacation, out of nowhere, the guest bell rings. Then rings again. And again. Soon Milo´s home is bursting with odd, secretive guests, each one bearing a strange story that is somehow connected to the rambling old house. As objects go missing and tempers flare, Milo and Meddy, the cook´s daughter, must decipher clues and untangle the web of deepening mysteries to discover the truth about Greenglass House-and themselves.
Greenglass House: Kate Milford
Return to the world of the best-selling Greenglass House, where smugglers, magic, and pyrotechnics mix, in a new adventure from a New York Times best-selling, National Book Award-nominated, and Edgar Award-winning author.Lucy Bluecrowne is beginning a new life ashore with her stepmother and half brother, though she´s certain the only place she´ll ever belong is with her father on a ship of war as part of the crew. She doesn´t care that living in a house is safer and the proper place for a 12-year-old girl; it´s boring. But then two nefarious strangers identify her little brother as the pyrotechnical prodigy they need to enact an evil plan, and it will take all Lucy´s fighting instincts to keep her family together. Set in the magical Greenglass House world, this action-packed tale of the house´s first inhabitants reveals the origins of some of its many secrets. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Liz Pearce. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/reco/012495/bk_reco_012495_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Welcome back to the irresistible world of Greenglass House, where 13-year-old Milo is, once again, spending the winter holidays stuck in a house full of strange guests who are not what they seem. There are fresh clues to uncover as friends old and new join in his search for a mysterious map and a famous smuggler´s lost haul. This exciting sequel to a beloved book is sure to thrill both fans and newcomers. Like its predecessor, it´s a smart, suspenseful tale that offers ghosts, friendships, and a cast of unforgettable characters, all wrapped up in a cozy mystery. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Chris Henry Coffey. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/reco/010298/bk_reco_010298_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.