- Megan Lemons
Thanks for using Book Match! Gregor and the Code of the Claw comes
out in May 2007. Since you like Gregor and the Marks of Secret so much, you might like some of these books:
The City of Ember by Jeanne Du Prau.
In the year 241, twelve-year-old Lina trades jobs on Assignment Day to be a Messenger to run to new places in her decaying but beloved city,perhaps even to glimpse Unknown Regions.
The Golden Compass by Philip Pullman.
Orphaned Lyra is seeking a missing friend when she discovers a plot to steal children; she journeys to the top of the world seeking answers,only to find armored polar bears and a deeper, darker mystery. First of a projected trilogy, this fantasy will appeal even to those who don't read fantasy.
Inkheart by Cornelia Funke.
A mellifluous reading brings book characters to life, and a masterful
plan is required to foil their evil ambitions. A fastpaced,mysterious
adventure for those who relish the look, feel, smell, and words of a
delightfully satisfying book.
Artemis Fowl by Eoin Colfer.
Twelve-year-old Artemis Fowl is the most ingenious criminal mastermind in history. With two trusty sidekicks in tow, he hatches a cunning plot to divest the fairyfolk of their pot of gold. Of course, he isn't foolish enough to believe in all that "gold at the end of the rainbow" nonsense. Rather, he knows that the only way to separate the little people from their stash is to kidnap one of them and wait for the ransom to arrive. This is also part of a trilogy.