Kirkus Star
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Series: Shakespeare Mysteries


Released: Oct. 8, 2013

"While the adventure may be worth the wait, Hicks would be well-advised to tighten up his next book. (Adventure. 9-13)"
Colophon Letterford and her cousin Julian tour Oxford and Cambridge and take to the London sewers to find whatever it takes to refute claims that the family's new-found Shakespeare manuscripts are fraudulent. Read full book review >
SECRETS OF SHAKESPEARE'S GRAVE by Deron R. Hicks
Released: Sept. 4, 2012

"Readers who enjoy watching puzzles be solved will enjoy the entertaining revelations. (Mystery. 9-13)"
Twelve-year-old Colophon Letterford deciphers clues in an old portrait that lead her and her father's oddball cousin Julian to a literary treasure. Read full book review >