An adventure set so far in the past as to not quite be a prequel to the Bartimaeus Trilogy, this contender is sure to excite Stroud’s fans. Does it deserve your vote for OYAN’s 2012 Book Rave? Let us know in the comments. Here’s the blurb:
Wise-cracking djinni Bartimaeus finds himself at the court of King Solomon with an unpleasant master, a sinister servant, and King Solomon’s magic ring.