Summer reads that will thrill you
THE long summer holidays are coming up. Here are great reads you can win to keep you entertained. Khatchadorian to head off to her first day at Hills Village Middle School, where she expects to excel in all the places her troublemaking brother didn’t. But Rafe left a pretty big mark at the school, and everyone she meets immediately brands Georgina a problem child just like Rafe. On top of that she has to deal with snooty kids she calls “The Princess Patrol” and a miniMiller (the-not-so-little-brother of Miller-the-killer) and a screechy mouth-breather who desperately wants to be her best friend.
Will she ever overcome her fears and stand up to the Princess Patrol? Will Rafe stop being so annoying? Treasure Hunters By James Patterson and Chris Grabenstein
The Kidd siblings have grown up diving down to shipwrecks and travelling the world, helping their famous parents recover everything from swords to gold doubloons ( coins) from the bottom of the ocean. But after their parents disappear on the job, the kids are suddenly thrust into the biggest treasure hunt of their lives. They’ll have to work together to defeat dangerous pirates and dodge the hot pursuit of an evil treasure hunting rival, all while following cryptic clues to unravel the mystery of what really happened to their parents – and find out if they’re still alive. The Lost Prophecies By Michael Malaghan
Sibblings Callie and Nick Latham are in Egypt visiting their uncle who is a museum curator. The two make a startling discovery: a 4 000-yearold message written to them. These are not standard hieroglyphics, but a code that only Callie and Nick can interpret.
When they’re kidnapped by an ancient sect they realise they’re in way over their heads, but there’s no turning back. And so the two race to unravel an ancient plot and follow a maze of lethal clues in search of lifechanging secrets… WIN!WIN! WIN! You can win all three books. E-mail the answer to the question below to melanie. peters@ inl. co. za with your name, surname and age before Monday 1pm. Put “book competition” in the subject line.
Question: Which siblings have grown up diving down to shipwrecks and travelling the world?