The fourth book in the CAHILLS VS. VESPERS series, the follow up to the worldwide bestseller THE 39 CLUES.After pulling some spectacular heists, Amy and Dan have become two of Interpol's most wanted criminals. So when Vesper One orders them to steal the world's largest diamond, they know... show more
The fourth book in the CAHILLS VS. VESPERS series, the follow up to the worldwide bestseller THE 39 CLUES.After pulling some spectacular heists, Amy and Dan have become two of Interpol's most wanted criminals. So when Vesper One orders them to steal the world's largest diamond, they know they're facing life in prison . . . or worse. But with the Cahill hostages still in peril, Amy and Dan have no choice but to launch a mission that leads them to an ancient city full of dangerous secrets. With a Vesper mole sabotaging the Madrigals from inside, Amy and Dan have to fulfill their enemy's request before it's too late. Vesper One has developed a taste for killing Cahills, and Amy and Dan aren't going to wait to see who's next.
Publish date: September 4th 2012
Publisher: Scholastic Trade
Pages no: 192
Edition language: English
Series: The 39 Clues: Cahills vs. Vespers (#4)
2.5 starsIt was fine. I do hope they wrap this up soon as the back and forth with the Vespers trying to kill the hostages is wearing thin. Dan continues to believe that he has no choice but to take the formula in order to win. Amy likes Jack and Ethan! Oh, dear. Whatever will she do? Sinead is the s...
Five stars because I was pretty blown away by the caliber of this 4th book in the 39 Clues "Vespers" series. Roland Smith certainly upped the ante with plot. I've been left a bit traumatized and can't wait till the next installment.
Why am I still reading this? I don't know if it's because I'm a sentimental person or if it's just that I can't stop myself...Anyway~ I don't know, I liked this book a lot even though it was less than 200 pages. Even though this is a children's book, heck, I feel much more action and adrenaline than...
Inexplicable plot. Unnecessary deaths. Contrived love-triangles. Baseless plot-twists. Zero progress.Self-inflicted, and I knew better.