Nicholas Flamel was born in Paris, 28 September, 1330. The records show that he died in 1418, but today his tomb is empty. He lives to protect the secret of eternal life, which is hidden in “The Codex.” If it gets into the wrong hands, the world will be destroyed. That’s what Dr. John Dee plans to do when he steals it. Twins Sophie and Josh Newman are the only ones who can save mankind. Will Sophie and Josh be able to protect “The Codex” with Dr. John Dee throwing vampires, werewolves, and other mythical creatures in their way? Find out in The Alchemyst by Michael Scott.
Recommended for students in grades 6-9.