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by | Read by Meg Dunn

Children Ages 8+ • 7.5 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2020

Narrator Meg Dunn portrays Pearl and Vally Cole, who live in the spectacular Cole's Book Arcade and get to enjoy all of its wonderful offerings. But when their father makes a deal with the strange Obscurosmith, the Cole family, and the arcade itself, are put in danger. Pearl and Vally must play a game--and win--to save them all. This adventure has puzzles to solve as Pearl and Vally race against time to preserve their memories and keep their family intact. While Dunn's narration sounds a bit rote throughout the narrative, the characters shine, especially the slimy and mysterious Obscurosmith. Some of the puzzles involve mild peril, which Dunn delivers with steady pacing. S.B.T. © AudioFile 2021, Portland, Maine [Published: JUNE 2021]

Trade Ed. • Bolinda Audio • 2020

CD ISBN 9781867533467 $39.99 • Seven CDs

MP3-CD ISBN 9781867533719 $29.99 • One MP3-CDs

DD ISBN $30.54

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