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The Secret Sea (Hardcover)
Twelve-year-old Zak Killian is hearing a voice. Could it be a guardian angel? A ghost? No, that's crazy. But sometimes the voice is so real. . . . It warns him of danger.
One day Zak is standing on the subway platform when the tunnel starts to fill with water. He sees it before anyone else. The voice warns him to run. His friends Moira and Khalid believe this is more than a premonition, and soon all three find themselves in an alternate universe that is both familiar and seriously strange. As Zak unravels the mystery behind the voice, he faces decisions that may mean the end of their world at home if they can even get home
In his most propulsive and heartfelt book yet, acclaimed author Barry Lyga explores the depths of friendship, the bonds of family, and the nature of the universe itself.
"Hold onto your seats. We've got adventure and high-stakes horror here that takes us from our world to another. You did it, Barry. This is the novel you were meant to write."
--R.L. Stine, author of Goosebumps and Fear Street
About the Author
Barry Lyga is the author of numerous acclaimed novels, including "I Hunt Killers" and "The Astonishing Adventures of Fanboy and Goth Girl." He graduated from Yale University, then worked in the comic book industry for ten years and developed Free Comic Book Day. He lives in Maplewood, New Jersey, with his wife and their daughter.
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