Book Reviews of The Golden Hour

The Golden Hour
The Golden Hour
Author: Maiya Williams
ISBN-13: 9780810948235
ISBN-10: 0810948230
Publication Date: 3/1/2004
Pages: 272
Reading Level: Ages 9-12
Rating:
  • Currently 4.7/5 Stars.
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4.7 stars, based on 3 ratings
Publisher: Harry N Abrams
Book Type: Hardcover
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"A strong and unusual story which works on several levels: an adventure in time travel, the quest for a missing person, and the search for a stronger 'self.' The book is one of thosse that leaves one with new images and unexpected thoughts long after one has finished reading." -- Eva Ibbotson, author of The Secret of Platform 13 and Which Witch?

Nice elements of this book: African American genius twins, substory about coming to grips with a terrible loss, The French Revolution, engaging main characters.

note: I think the book description misrepresents the book a bit by emphasizing "an enemy" - do recommend for 9-12 year olds.