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 Shadows of the silver screen
 Author: Edge, Christopher


 Publisher:  Whitman
 Pub Year: 2014

 Classification: Fiction
 Physical Description: 247 p.,  21 cm.

 BTSB No: 303226 ISBN: 9780807573198
 Ages: 8-12 Grades: 3-7

 Subjects:
 Mystery fiction
 Supernatural -- Fiction
 Motion pictures -- Production and direction -- Fiction
 Authorship -- Fiction
 Orphans -- Fiction
 London (England) -- History -- 19th century -- Fiction
 Great Britain -- History -- 1837-1901, Victoria -- Fiction

Price: $20.01

Summary:
At the dawn of the age of silent films, a mysterious filmmaker proposes turning Montgomery Flinch's sinister stories into motion pictures and, with Monty as the star, filming begins but is plagued by a series of strange and frightening events of which only Penny can uncover the cause.

Series:
Penelope Tredwell Mysteries, 2


Accelerated Reader Information:
   Interest Level: MG
   Reading Level: 7.40
   Points: 9.0   Quiz: 173468
Reading Counts Information:
   Interest Level: 6-8
   Reading Level: 9.40
   Points: 12.0   Quiz: 63955

Common Core Standards 
   Grade 6 → Reading → RL Literature → 6.RL Key Ideas & Details
   Grade 6 → Reading → RL Literature → 6.RL Craft & Structure
   Grade 6 → Reading → RL Literature → 6.RL Integration of Knowledge & Ideas
   Grade 6 → Reading → RL Literature → 6.RL Range of Reading & Level of Text Complexity

Reviews:
   Kirkus Reviews (08/01/14)
   School Library Journal (08/01/14)

Full Text Reviews:

School Library Journal - 08/01/2014 Gr 4–7—In Twelve Minutes to Midnight, readers meet Penelope Tredwell, the 13-year-old newspaper heiress and ghostwriter who pens tales of horror and mystery as Montgomery Flinch. She must keep her true identity secret, going so far as to hire an actor to play Montgomery at public appearances. In Shadows of the Silver Screen, a filmmaker wants to transform Penelope's stories into a motion picture. The protagonist soon finds that her terrifying tales are bleeding into reality. An atmospheric and spine-tingling series for middle graders who love old-fashioned mysteries. - Copyright 2014 Publishers Weekly, Library Journal and/or School Library Journal used with permission.

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