Theodosia Throckmorton is in a fix. Allowed to attend a reception given by one of the directors of her parentsa museum, she stumbles across Mr. Tetley of the British Museumain most unusual circumstances! Since Theo has last seen him in a showdown in an ancient Egyptian tomb, his reappearance could mean only one thing: the Serpents of Chaos are back. Once again Theodosia will have to take on secret societies, evil curses, and dark magic too sinister to imagine, especially if it falls into the wrong hands. Blocked at every turn, Theodosia will have to rely on her own skill and cunningaalong with a little help from the most unexpected places.In order to compensate for this, I made sure to place something inside the traps to attract the evil spirits: horehound candy. Now, I know that horehound tastes vile, and whoever thought to call it a sweet should have their head examined.
|Title||:||Theodosia and the Staff of Osiris|
|Author||:||R. L. LaFevers|
|Publisher||:||Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - 2009-09-07|