Ruby Red

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Henry Holt and Company (BYR), May 10, 2011 - Young Adult Fiction - 336 pages
88 Reviews

Gwyneth Shepherd's sophisticated, beautiful cousin Charlotte has been prepared her entire life for traveling through time. But unexpectedly, it is Gwyneth who in the middle of class takes a sudden spin to a different era!
Gwyneth must now unearth the mystery of why her mother would lie about her birth date to ward off suspicion about her ability, brush up on her history, and work with Gideon—the time traveler from a similarly gifted family that passes the gene through its male line, and whose presence becomes, in time, less insufferable and more essential. Together, Gwyneth and Gideon journey through time to discover who, in the 18th century and in contemporary London, they can trust.
Kerstin Gier's Ruby Red is young adult novel full of fantasy and romance.

 

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User Review  - AbbieLauren2018 - LibraryThing

Ruby Red follows a young girl named Gwyneth who soon discovers that it’s her ,and not her cousin Charlotte, that inherits the family time travel gene. It follows Gwen and her path of trying to handle ... Read full review

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User Review  - therska - LibraryThing

This was a really easy read book. It was build around a very fascinating idea and had a couple of interesting characters, and I guess this is the first book where I almost sympathized more with the ... Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
7
Section 3
26
Section 4
40
Section 5
65
Section 6
80
Section 7
96
Section 8
119
Section 11
184
Section 12
204
Section 13
226
Section 14
247
Section 15
274
Section 16
298
Section 17
320
Section 18
323

Section 9
142
Section 10
161

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About the author (2011)

Kerstin Gier is the bestselling author of the Ruby Red trilogy, as well as several popular novels for adults. She lives in Germany.

Anthea Bell is the foremost translator of German literature in the world. And she thinks Ruby Red is just "charming"!

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