Reviewed by: Henry, age 13
A great book that has science and fantasy. I haven't read it in a long time, so I can't remember some, but I remember it was good. With cool time travel ideas, strange worlds, and interesting characters. This was my mom's favorite book as a kid, and she loved a lot of books. Read it.
Genre: Fantasy/ Science Fiction
Setting: Other worlds
A girl's father has not returned. He has not returned from a secret mission. They do not know if he's dead, because the government hasn't told them. He may still be alive. Meanwhile, she is living with her mother and brother. When three strange old ladies come into their lives and offer to help find their father, the girl and her brother follow them on an adventure they never would have dreamed of.
Themes: Family, kids, courage,
Recommended Age: 9 and up
Full Disclosure: nothing I can think of
Rating: 5 stars
Other Books: A Wind in the Door, A Swiftly Tilting Planet, Many Waters, and An Acceptable Time