Tower of the Five Orders (Paperback)

The Shakespeare Mysteries, Book 2

By Deron R. Hicks, Mark Edward Geyer (Illustrator)

HMH Books for Young Readers, 9780544336308, 320pp.

Publication Date: October 14, 2014

Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (10/8/2013)

List Price: 7.99*
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Description

Colophon Letterford’s life changed overnight when she uncovered Shakespeare’s lost manuscripts. Now the authenticity of those manuscripts is in question and the family publishing business is in danger. In this exciting mystery, thirteen-year-old Colophon travels from Oxford’s lofty Tower of the Five Orders to the dank depths of London’s sewers in her pursuit of truth and honor. But the stakes are high. Budding cryptologists, Shakespeare fans, and mystery lovers alike will revel in the twists and turns of this fascinating middle grade sequel to Secrets of Shakespeare’s Grave.


About the Author

As a lawyer, Deron Hicks investigates mysteries for a living. He graduated from the University of Georgia with a degree in painting and from Mercer Law School. He lives in Warm Springs, Georgia with his wife children.

www.deronhicks.com
Twitter: @DeronHicks
Instagram: @drhicksmysteries 
Facebook: DRHicksMysteries



Mark Edward Geyer is best known as the illustrator of two Stephen King novels: Rose Madder and The Green Mile. Mark has worked in a variety of illustration genres, including corporate advertising, editorial, and architectural. He comes from a long line of artists. Visit his website at www.markedwardgeyer.com.



Praise For Tower of the Five Orders: The Shakespeare Mysteries, Book 2

"A spirited follow-up to Secrets of Shakespeare's Grave. . . It will appeal largely to mystery fans who enjoy delving into historical puzzles."
School Library Journal