Read Saint Philomene's Infirmary for Magical Creatures Online Free - In this madcap adventure, a brother and sister find themselves in the underground hospital for magical creatures where they must save the lives of millions of magical creatures . . . and themselves.
Deep below ground, there is a secret hospital for magical creatures. At Saint Philomene's Infirmary, all creatures are welcome—except humans. So when twelve-year-old human boy Chance Jeopard unearths a plot to destroy the hospital and its millions of resident patients, he is launched into the role of unlikely—and unwelcome—hero. His infinitely pragmatic and skeptical sister, Pauline, thinks it's all nonsense until she finds herself swept up in the mission. It will take all their wit and courage for the brother and sister to save Saint Philomene's—and escape alive!
|Title||:||Saint Philomene's Infirmary for Magical Creatures|
|Number of Pages||:||288 pages|
January 01, 2018
I adored this. Fun, nary a bad note to set up overly moral people's hackles (unless they have an issue with a world under ours filled with odd and interesting beings), siblings that learn to work as a tight team and such cool world building.
It might be scary for the wary youngsters (pun intended)...
November 21, 2017
Chance is a natural risk-taker, but with the best of hearts. So when he accidentally stops an important letter from being delivered, Chance immediately seeks to remedy this error, even though it means climbing into a pipe several feet underground and hand-carrying it to supposedly magical creatur...
February 07, 2018
Did you know that well underground there is a whole tunnel system that leads to a hospital for injured or sick magical creatures? Chance didn't either until his obsessive digging (it runs in the family) uncovered a mail pipe. He quickly understands that his taking one of the letters and reading i...
January 07, 2018
This utterly goofy romp through an imaginary world of every creature created by human mind is sure to please middle grade readers of both action/adventure and fantasy. The main characters - a brother-sister duo - sport distinct yet familial personalities and have a relationship that will, hopeful...
November 07, 2017
Thank you, NetGalley, for this arc.
Every book its reader; every reader its book. This one wasn't for me, but I know it will find its audience with children who enjoy fantasy. This book I could encourage both boys and girls to read. I stress boys because of the male protagonist, Chase, who gets re...
December 13, 2017
E ARC from Edleweiss
Will pass on this. A bit younger than my fantasy fans usually want.