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A peculiar peril / Jeff VanderMeer ; pictures by Jeremy Zerfoss.

VanderMeer, Jeff, (author.). Zerfoss, Jeremy, (illustrator.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library.

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Homer Public Library YA VAN JONATHAN V.1 000159099 Teen Corner -- Fiction Place on copy / volume Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780374308865
  • ISBN: 0374308861
  • ISBN: 9780374388355
  • ISBN: 0374388350
  • Physical Description: 632 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Farrar Straus Giroux & Dvorak, 2020.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Book 1. Wobbling -- Book 2. The marmot's shadow.
Summary, etc.:
Jonathan Lambshead will inherit has grandfather's mansion--after he and two schoolmates catalog its contents. They discover that the mansion's basement contains portals, with one leading to an alt-Earth called Aurora. There magic abounds, history has been re-written, and an occult dictator called Aleister Crowley leads an army pillaging alt-Europe. Jonathan pieces together his destiny as a member a secret society devoted to keeping our world separate from Aurora. But alliances shift as the trio pursue the profound evil--and discover it is also chasing them. -- adapted from jacket.
Subject: Crowley, Aleister, 1875-1947 > Fiction.
Crowley, Aleister, 1875-1947.
Multiverse > Fiction.
Magic > Fiction.
Mansions > Fiction.
Secret societies > Fiction.
Inheritance and succession > Fiction.
Magic > Fiction.
Young adult fiction.
Magic > Juvenile fiction.
Magic > Fiction.
Fantasy fiction.
Europe > Fiction.
Europe > Juvenile fiction.
Europe > Fiction.
Genre: Young adult fiction.
Fantasy fiction.
Paranormal fiction.
Fantasy fiction.
Paranormal fiction.
Fantasy fiction.
Paranormal fiction.