Figgs & Phantoms (Google eBook)
From the Newbery Award-winning author of THE WESTING GAME, more clever riddles and wordplay, clues to be found, and mysteries to be solved!
A Newbery Honor book
The Amazing Dancing Figgs!
While Mona hates all the attention her eccentric relatives bring to her in town, there is one Figg family member she likes: her Uncle Florence, the book dealer. But Uncle Florence keeps hinting that he's going to find his way to Capri, the Figg family heaven. And that means leaving Mona behind. Can Mona find Capri before it's too late, or will she learn that things are seldom what they seem when books are involved?
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - TeenSpirit - LibraryThing
A wonderful story for anyone who has ever felt out of place in the world, or lost someone they loved. Mona's family is strange, but they love her, and in her loneliness she almost loses sight of that ... Read full review
Review: Figgs & PhantomsUser Review - Beth - Goodreads
weird, and I almost put it down because it seemed so bizarre. But I got through it and did enjoy the story and the message. It was hard to keep all the names of the characters straight in my mind, but once the family did the Capri chant, I enjoyed the story much more after that point. Read full review
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