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Jan 11, 2005
| 686 Minutes
| Middle Grade (8-12)
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Jan 11, 2005 | ISBN 9780307206534 | Middle Grade (8-12)
When Stephen, raised as an orphan, learns that he has inherited an estate in the Cornish countryside, he has no idea what to expect. And when he arrives at Lansbury Hall, there is no one to greet him . . . or so he thinks. But waiting for Stephen are his great uncle’s diary of a journey long ago up the Amazon with a native guide . . . and a hidden valley filled with creatures from the Amazon rainforest.
Charmian Hussey trained as an archaeologist at the University of London, and she worked on excavations in Great Britain and the Middle East. Through this interest in the indigenous tribal people of the world, she developed a deep concern for their… More about Charmian Hussey
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