Castles, battles, the ancient Scottish Highlands, and a boy who is determined to bring everyone safely home combine in this absorbing middle grade time travel adventure.Will s mother is in danger overseas, and his father must find her, so Will and his little brother are packed off to relatives in Scotland Will feels useless He can t save his mother He can t help his father And when he tries to amuse his brother on the plane ride, he can t even locate the images in Jamie s book the hidden pictures that everyone else can see Once at the family s ancestral castle, though, Will tries again And as he delicately adjusts his focus, suddenly his eyes tune in to a different visual frequency the past.Looking back five hundred years is interesting at first But when Jamie impulsively leaps through the opening in time, Will and his cousin Nan must follow, into a past so dangerous that Will isn t sure how he will get everyone safely home.Christy Ottaviano Books Best Read [ Time Sight ] by [ Lynne Jonell ] – heartforum.co.uk
Lynne Jonell is an author and occasional illustrator of sixteen books for children, from picture books to novels for ages 8 12, all with an element of fantasy magical hamsters, talking cats, tiny planes with a secret fuel, rodents with special powers, andHer novel Emmy and the Incredible Shrinking Rat won the Minnesota Book Award her latest book, The Sign of the Cat, is a swashbuckling sea adventure Coming in 2018 is Far Sight, Deep Time, a time travel novel set at her ancestral castle in Scotland Her books have received starred reviews in Horn Book, Kirkus Reviews, School Library Journal, Publishers Weekly, Booklist, and Sesame Street Parents, and have been published in nine languages She teaches writing at the Loft Literary Center, is married and has two sons, and lives in Plymouth, Minnesota.
- 416 pages
- Time Sight
- Lynne Jonell
- 26 January 2017 Lynne Jonell