The dark unwinding
Source:Scholastic Press, Volume 1st, New York, p.318 (2012)
Call Number:Cubb Curr PS3603 .A4533 D37 2012
Keywords:1837-1901--Juvenile fiction, Eccentrics and eccentricities--Fiction, Eccentrics and eccentricities--Juvenile fiction, Great Britain--History--Victoria, Great Britain--History--Victoria, 1837-1901--Fiction, Inheritance and succession--Fiction, Inheritance and succession--Juvenile fiction, Inventions--Fiction, Inventions--Juvenile fiction, Toys--Fiction, Toys--Juvenile fiction, Uncles--Fiction, Uncles--Juvenile fiction
Summary: In 1852, when seventeen-year-old Katharine is sent to her family's estate to prove that her uncle is insane, she finds he is an inventor whose work creating ingenious clockwork figures supports hundreds of families, but strange occurences soon have her doubting her own sanity.
Lexile measure 890; Ages 12 and up