The Hidden Stairs and the Magic Carpet

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Scholastic, May 1, 2007 - Juvenile Fiction - 80 pages
16 Reviews
The secret is out--DROON is the series that kids, parents, and teachers are talking about! And with a value-priced edition, this favorite is more exciting than ever.

Something under the stairs...is magic! For Julie, Eric, and Neal, an enchanted staircase in Eric's basement is the portal to their first adventure in the fantastical and troubled land of Droon.

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Review: The Hidden Stairs and the Magic Carpet (The Secrets of Droon #1)

User Review  - Emi Keiser - Goodreads

Read it as a child and loved it so much Read full review

Review: The Hidden Stairs and the Magic Carpet (The Secrets of Droon #1)

User Review  - Sherri Ripley - Goodreads

Difficult to rate young children's books that are part of a series when you aren't a child. I'm a grandma always on the lookout for series that may hook my grandchildren and this may well be one that does. For early readers. Read full review

Contents

The Small Room
1
The Sky Below the Ground
10
Groggles and Ninns
16
Copyright

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About the author (2007)

Tony Abbott was born in Cleveland, Ohio on January 7, 1952. He attended the University of Connecticut, majoring first in music, then psychology, and finally English. He graduated with a bachelor's degree in English literature. After that, he traveled to Europe before returning home and finding work in a variety of bookstores, a library and at an Internet book and magazine publisher. His first published book, Danger Guys, was written while taking a writing class with children's author, Patricia Reilly Giff. Since then, he's written over 75 books for children ages 6 to 12, including The Secrets of Droon series, The Haunting of Derek Stone series, and The Time Surfers series. Firegirl won the Golden Kite Award for Fiction in 2007 and The Postcard won the Edgar Award for the Best Juvenile Mystery novel in 2009.

Tim Jessell is the illustrator of many books for children. He lives in Stillwater, Oklahoma, with his wife and children.

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