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The Dead Gentleman

Authors: Cody, Matthew
Publisher: Random House Children's Books
BISAC/Subject: JUV001000, JUV053000, JUV064000
ISBN: 9780375897801, Related ISBNs: 0375844902, 0375855963, 0375897801, 0375955968, 9780375844904
Classification: Non-Fiction
Number of pages: 288,
Audience: Children/juvenile
Synopsis: A many-worlds adventure novel from the acclaimed author of Powerless!
 
The Dead Gentleman is a wild ride between parallel New York City timestreams—1901 and today. Eleven-year-old Tommy Learner is a street orphan and an unlikely protégé of the Explorers, a secret group dedicated to exploring portals—the hidden doorways to other worlds. But in the basement of an old hotel, his world collides with that of modern-day Jezebel Lemon.

Now, Jezebel and Tommy must thwart the Dead Gentleman, a legendary villain whose last unconquered world is our own planet Earth, a realm where the dead stay dead—for now. Can two kids put an end to this ancient evil and his legions of Grave Walkers?
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