The Emerald Casket
With all the suspense, humour and twists and turns of The Billionaire's Curse, The Emerald Casketwill delight readers waiting for the sequel and send new readers clamouring for the first book of The Billionaire Trilogy.
What do you do when you're a billionaire, you're thirteen and you've just discovered your family tree goes back a thousand years to a pact made by three brothers to carry three caskets to three secret locations and to protect them for centuries to come?
What do you do when you know a bloodthirsty criminal holds the contents of one of those caskets and will stop at nothing to discover the others?
Gerald, Sam and Ruby fly to India in Gerald's private jet for a holiday at the home of Alisha Gupta. But their holiday soon turns to a desperate quest to outwit a deadly cult, and to beat Mason Green to the Emerald Casket in a fast-paced race against time and tide.
Richard Newsomelives in Brisbane with his family. He won the inaugural Text Prize for Young Adult and Children's Writing and the 2010 Esther Glen Award for The Billionaire's Curse, the first book in the Billionaire series.
'Between fortune-tellers and ninjas, cross-country train rides and lost cities, there is plenty of action...young fans of this James Bond meets The Famous Five adventure will be left hanging out for the final instalment.' Age
Publication Date: 28-Jun-2010
Publisher: Text Publishing Company