The Dead Gentleman by Matthew Cody

The Dead Gentleman

Matthew Cody

283 pages first pub 2011 (editions)

fiction fantasy science fiction adventurous mysterious medium-paced


A many-worlds adventure novel from the acclaimed author of Powerless!  The Dead Gentleman is a wild ride between parallel New York City timestreams—1901 and today. Eleven-year-old Tommy Learner is a street orphan and an unlikely protégé of the Exp...

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mysterious 100%


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