Series: The Secrets of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel #1
Released: May 22, 2007
Publisher: Random House
Age Group: Young Adult
Genres: Fantasy, Thriller, Mythology
The Truth: Nicholas Flamel was born in Paris on September 28, 1330. Nearly seven hundred years later, he is acknowledged as the greatest Alchemyst of his day. It is d he discovered the secret of eternal life.The records show that he died in 1418.But his tomb is empty.The legend: Nicholas Flamel lives. But only because he has been making the elixir of life for centuries. The secret of eternal life is hidden within the book he protects–the Book of Abraham the Mage. It’s the most powerful book that has ever existed. In the wrong hands, it will destroy the world.That’s exactly what Dr. John Dee plans to do when he steals it. Human Kind won’t know what’s happening until it’s too late. And if the prophecy is right, Sophie and John Newman are the only ones with the power to save the world as we know it.Sometimes legends are true.And Sophie and John Newman are about to find themselves in the middle of the greatest legend of all time.