By Michael Scott
Publisher: Delacorte Books for younger Readers
Publication Date: 2011-11-22
Number of Pages: 60
Years ahead of Sophie and Josh Newman met Nicholas Flamel, mythical warriors fought jointly for the 1st time. Billy the child and Scathach the Shadow.
Now that misplaced tale may be informed . . .
Billy the child is immortal. And being immortal capacity following unpredictable paths. With this specific e-book, Michael Scott deals readers a never-before-seen brief tale from the area of the bestselling sequence the secrets and techniques of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel: the story of ways Billy the child and Scathach meet for the 1st time and sign up for forces opposed to the unseen, lethal and perpetually hungry vampyres who keep an eye on the town of Las Vegas-where Scathach needs to face her maximum worry.
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