Annotations for Dead Gentleman
Baker & Taylor
Training with a secret group dedicated to exploring hidden portals to other worlds and other times, 11-year-old street orphan Tommy Learner of early 20th-century New York City is betrayed and trapped in the modern-day world of Jezebel Lemon, with whom he tackles a legendary villain. By the author of Powerless.
Random House, Inc.
A many-worlds adventure novel from the acclaimed author of Powerless!
The Dead Gentleman is a wild ride between parallel New York City timestreams--1901 and today. Eleven-year-old Tommy Learner is a street orphan and an unlikely protégé of the Explorers, a secret group dedicated to exploring portals--the hidden doorways to other worlds. But in the basement of an old hotel, his world collides with that of modern-day Jezebel Lemon.
Now, Jezebel and Tommy must thwart the Dead Gentleman, a legendary villain whose last unconquered world is our own planet Earth, a realm where the dead stay dead--for now. Can two kids put an end to this ancient evil and his legions of Grave Walkers?