Introducing the first Magic Tree House® Super Edition—and Jack and Annie’s most dangerous mission ever! With a longer story and additional facts and photographs, this thrilling, first Super Edition in the Magic Tree House series is an adventure no reader will want to miss!
The magic tree house has taken Jack and Annie back in time to England in 1944. England is fighting for its life in World War II. Before long, Jack and Annie find themselves parachuting into Normandy, France, behind enemy lines. The date is June 5. Will the brave brother and sister team be able to make a difference during one of the darkest times in history? They don’t know, but they have to try!
In Danger in the Darkest Hour, Mary Pope Osborne introduces readers to a vitally important historical subject.
Have more fun with Jack and Annie on the Magic Tree House® website at MagicTreeHouse.com.
About the Author
MARY POPE OSBORNE is the author of the New York Times number one bestselling Magic Tree House® series as well as coauthor of the Magic Tree House Fact Tracker series, along with her husband, Will, and her sister, Natalie Pope Boyce.
SAL MURDOCCA has illustrated more than 200 children’s trade books and textbooks. He is also a librettist for children’s opera, a video artist, an avid runner, a hiker, a bicyclist, and a teacher of children’s illustration at the Parsons School of Design. Sal lives and works in New York with his wife, Nancy.
"The longer format lends itself to the complex subject matter, and the cheer and humor with which Jack and Annie face obstacles, along with their thoughtful contemplation of what they have learned, prevent the story from being too scary for its audience. Fans of the series will be delighted." ---Booklist