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Series: Missing


RISKED  by Margaret Peterson Haddix
Released: Sept. 3, 2013

"Plenty of fun and great for history teachers as well. (Science fiction. 8-12)"
The time-traveling middle schoolers are back for a trip to rescue Anastasia and Alexis Romanov from their 1918 murderers. Read full book review >
TORN  by Margaret Peterson Haddix
ADVENTURE
Released: Aug. 23, 2011

"Another action-filled and suspenseful historical thriller. (Science fiction. 8-12)"
The fourth installment of this enjoyable time-travel series for preteens takes readers to a lesser-known historical event than those in the earlier books: the mutiny on Henry Hudson's ship, the Discovery, in 1611. Read full book review >
SABOTAGED by Margaret Peterson Haddix
BIOGRAPHY
Released: Aug. 24, 2010

"Best of the series so far. (Science fiction. 8-12)"
Book three of the Missing series finds heroes 13-year-old Jonah and his sister Katherine traveling through time to rescue Virginia Dare of the Roanoke colony. Read full book review >