You may know about Nicholas Flammel from the Harry Potter
series, but he was actually the greatest Alchemyst to ever live! When Dr. John Dee steals the Book of Abraham the Mage, which contains the secrets to eternal life, he plans to destroy the world. Can Sophie and Josh figure out how to use their powers to save it?
June 24, 2008
12 and up
Grade 7 & Up
Lexile: 890L | Fountas/Pinnell: X
Michael Scott is an authority on mythology and folklore and one of Ireland’s most successful authors. A master of fantasy, science fiction, horror, and folklore, Michael has been hailed by the Irish Times as “the King of Fantasy in these isles.” He is the New York Times bestselling author of The Secrets of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel series: The Alchemyst, The Magician, The Sorceress, The Necromancer, The Warlock, and The Enchantress. You can follow Michael Scott on Twitter @flamelauthor and visit him at DillonScott.com.
Praise for The Secrets of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel series: A New York Times Bestselling Series A USA Today Bestseller A Kids' Indie Next List Selection A New York Public Library Book for the Teen Age An ILA Young Adult Choice Book An ILA Children’s Choice Winner
“The Secrets of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel has everything you loved about Harry Potter,
including magic, mystery, and a constant battle of good versus evil.”—Bustle ★
“[A] riveting fantasy
. . . fabulous read.” —School Library Journal, Starred ★
“Readers will be swept up.
” —Kirkus Reviews, Starred
adventure fantasies like Rick Riordan’s Percy Jackson and the Olympians series will eat this one up.
“An exciting and impeccably thought-out fantasy, well-suited for those left in the lurch by Harry Potter’s recent exeunt.