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Monday, 20 July 2009

The Thornthwaite Inheritance - Gareth P Jones


The Thornthwaite Inheritance

By Gareth P. Jones

The Thornthwaite Inheritance is about identical twins, Lorelli and Ovid Thornthwaite. They live in a creepy mansion without a mother or father and are completely cut off from the rest of the village. Another thing which makes them different from most thirteen-year-olds is that they spend their time trying to kill each other.

It starts with a truce which causes a chain of events leading to the explanation of everything that happened to their parents. It gets very complicated towards the end when their history is uncovered. I would recommend reading this book when you are in the mood to work things out. If you read this when you are tired, you will get confused.

Overall, it is a great book, filled with action, mystery and murder. It is fun to read and I couldn’t put it down. As the plot unravels, remember, everything is not always as it seems.

By Zobdy

Age 12

4 comments:

Angie said...

The cover of that books makes me think of Wednesday and Pugsly Adams.

Helen Ginger said...

I hope it's a YA book and it has a happier ending than War of the Roses.

Helen
Straight From Hel

Hagelrat said...

lol, it is a children's book and definitely has a happier ending.

Pizza said...

sounds cool