A brother and sister live practically has orphans in the small coastal town of Thunderbolt while their parents, CDC doctors, travel the world fighting dreadful diseases. When a phone call comes in that their parents are in quarantine for the deadly disease, Ebola, their children are determined to stow away on a freighter to get to them. The famous Revolutionary and Civil War fort, Fort Pulaski, is where they go to plot their plan. But are they getting help from a couple of kid ghosts? Historic past events soon collide with the present at the Savannah Police Barracks, foiling the children’s desperate attempt to reach their parents in time! Read at your own risk!
Like all of Carole Marsh Mysteries, this mystery incorporates history, geography, culture and cliffhanger chapters that will keep kids begging for more! This mystery includes SAT words, educational facts, fun and humor, built-in book club and activities.
Below is the Reading Levels Guide for this book:
Grade Levels: 4-6
Accelerated Reader Reading Level: 5.0
Accelerated Reader Points: 2
Accelerated Reader Quiz Number: 114990
Lexile Measure: 820
Fountas & Pinnell Guided Reading Level: R
Developmental Assessment Level: 40