By Alan Dean Foster
When in reality stolen, it’s as much as the Deavy quartet to get it back
For any common teenage boy, having and a part more youthful sisters will be sufficient to accommodate. yet Simwan Deavy’s lifestyles isn’t basic. His kinfolk is non-Ord—short for “non-Ordinary”—which implies that in class, he and his sisters study hexing and spell binding in addition to heritage and math. It additionally potential they've got a ghost for an uncle and a cat who talks. nonetheless, every little thing goes good for Simwan—until a bottle of fact is stolen from the neighborhood pharmacy. Now the Deavys’ favourite woods are below chance from improvement; their mom, whose lifestyles is dependent upon the reality, is turning out to be weaker; and the realm as they realize it may by no means be the same.
With the aid of their cat, Pithfwid, the Deavys tune the loathsome, terrible Crub to his lair in long island urban. however the Crub has laid traps, turning a perilous urban right into a lethal one. To be triumphant at their undertaking, the Deavys must stick together—or the reality can be misplaced perpetually.