B. ON THE BRINK OF PARIS
Ages 9 and up. HarperCollins. December 2006.
The Story: Lily and friends are off on a school trip to Paris, where
Lily vows to pen the great Parisian novel while simultaneously investigating
Bonnie's past medieval life, refusing to purchase an Eiffel Tower
snow globe, and solving the riddle of the Mysterious Tim. Lily
manages to become hopelessly lost with only a cryptically vibrating
cell phone to aid her.
Mulgrew Middle School Summer Trip to
Madame Chavotte: French
Teacher and Chaperone. Built like a tank, with only one eyebrow.
Vault of European Information. In Command of All Details.
Bonnie Roberts: Astral
Traveler and Channeler of Messages from the Universe.
Janet Graham: Obsessed
with All That Is French. Insists on pronouncing own name Jah-nay.
Lewis Pilsky: Computer
God. Walking Pillar of Geekdom.
Bud and Chaz:
The Football Guys.
Heads suspiciously jar shaped.
Tim: Last name unknown.
To everyone's knowledge, has never spoken.
And, of course . . .
Lily B.: Self-Appointed
Official Diarist of the Trip and Writer Extraordinaire.
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