Book 2: Jake & The Giant (Autographed Paperback)
The Gryphon Chronicles #2
Jam-packed with adventure, and complete with everything from Vikings and the legendary Norse Gods to clanking, gulping, whirling, steampunk inventions, JAKE & THE GIANT is a super-sized journey full of hair-raising dangers and big laughs! (Reading Level: 5.6 / AR Points: 18 / Word Count: 113,228)
Reunited with his aristocratic magical relatives, and finally getting used to his supernatural powers, orphaned ex-pickpocket Jake Everton, the young Lord Griffon, travels on his first-ever holiday to beautiful Norway. There, at the amazing Invention Convention, his cousin Archie, the boy genius, plans to unveil his marvelous new flying machine to the scientific world. But legends of the Viking Age die hard in Scandinavia.
Danger strikes as famous Victorian scientists start mysteriously disappearing. When Archie vanishes, too, Jake races to the rescue. With the help of his trusty pet Gryphon, he tracks the kidnapper to his lair, only to come face-to-face with—an angry Norse giant!
From the whimsical steampunk oddities of the Invention Convention to wondrous worlds of Norse mythology, join Jake and his friends on a giant-sized adventure full of hair-raising dangers and big laughs!
“I didn’t think this would top book 1, but it did!!! ( . . . ) This was an entertaining, laugh out loud, engaging and engrossing read. Right from the start you are pulled into a land of myth and legend, of magic and mayhem and a land that you will fall in love with.” ~Amazon Reviewer
“My whole family loved it (I have a 4th grade boy and a 2nd grade girl).” ~Amazon Reviewer
“A great, shareable story that you’ll be looking forward to indulging in every chance you can.” ~Amazon Reviewer
“I just love this book. Harry potter meets steampunk and mythology of the ancient world.” ~Amazon Reviewer
“Well written and just plain fun.” ~Amazon Reviewer
“Ja! Whether the reader is 8 or 80, this is a great book to tickle the fancy of we Norsk, followers of Atticus O’Sullivan, Harry Dresden, or George R. R. Martin ( . . . ) for all of the fascinating places and personages met here.” ~Amazon Reviewer
“I love the involvement of the Norse mythology into the book. It was just smashing.” ~Amazon Reviewer
“I didn’t want to put these books down, a very creative and interesting read. Get all the books in the series, you won’t be sorry.” ~Amazon Reviewer