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The storm begins

The storm begins

Dibben, Damian

Imagine if you lost your parents not just in place, but in time. Jake Djones mum and dad have gone missing and they could be anywhere in the world at any time in history. Because the Djones family have an astonishing secret, which for years they've managed to keep - even from each other

Hardback, Book. English. Children's stories. Adventure stories. Adventure. Fiction 9+.
Published London: Doubleday, 2011
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Statement of responsibility: Damian Dibben
ISBN: 0857530534, 9780857530530
Intended audience: Juvenile.
Physical Description: 455 p. ; 23 cm.
Series: The history keepers
Subject: Time travel Juvenile fiction.; Family secrets Juvenile fiction.; Missing persons Juvenile fiction.
Series Title: History keepers.

Accelerated Reading

Book Level: 6.1
Interest Level: MY
Points: 13
Quiz Number: 221890

Author note

Damian Dibben, described by theObserveras 'one of the hottest properties in children's fiction today,' is the creator of international publishing phenomenon,The History Keepers. The books are published in over 40 countries and translated into 26 languages.

The books follow the adventures of Jake Djones who finds that his parents are missing - lost in time. Jake sets out to find them and joins the secret society known asThe History Keepers. His life will never be the same again.


"Move over Harry Potter, it is time for Jake Djones to take the limelight. Almost too exciting for bedtime reading"
Daily Telegraph||"History can be fun too! Damian Dibben's books have got kids' imaginations going - and cultivated their interest in the past to boot."
Sun||"The next big thing"
Observer||"A time travelling detective tale. There are desperate chases, hair-raising escapes . . . and more comical or eccentric secondary characters than you could shake a wand at"
Guardian||"We're predicting extremely big things from this new adventure series from Damian Dibben"
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