By Peter Lerangis
Jack McKinley is a standard child with a rare challenge. In a couple of months, he's going to die.
Jack must locate seven magic loculi that, whilst mixed, have the ability to therapy him.
The loculi are the relics of a misplaced civilization and haven't been obvious in hundreds of thousands of years.
Because they're hidden within the Seven Wonders of the traditional global.
The thrills start in The Colossus Rises, the 1st installment within the epic seven-book experience sequence Seven Wonders, from grasp storyteller and bestselling 39 Clues sequence writer Peter Lerangis. The hugely expected sequence has got early compliment from Rick Riordan, writer of the Percy Jackson sequence, who says, "A high-octane mixture of glossy event and historical secrets and techniques, The Colossus Rises is Lerangis's so much gripping paintings but. younger readers will love this tale. I can't wait to determine what's subsequent within the Seven Wonders series!"
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