The Book Without Words

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Characters -

SYBIL: a 13 year old orphan who is Thorston’s servant

ODO: a gold-hungry raven, transformed from a goat by Thorston

THORSTON: an aging, green-eyed alchemist who will do anything to gain

immortality, also the keeper of The Book Without Words

MISTRESS WEEBLY: the apothecary and a spy for Master Bashcroft

MASTER AMBROSE BASHCROFT: the city reeve whose sole Latin phrase, dura

lex, sed lex, “the law is hard but it is the law,” is his motto and self-justification

ALFRIC: the orphan son of a scrivener, bought by Master Bashcroft for

two pennies

DAMIAN WARBECK: the apothecary’s apprentice, whose greed for gold is

his doom

BROTHER WILFRID: the original keeper of the book, whose purpose in life is to

retrieve it from Thorston

SAINT ELFLEDA: an eighth-century abbess, sister of King Oswy of Northumbria

MONK: a man who is a member of a religious order

MORTAR AND PESTLE: tools of an apothecary for the preparation of medicines

NORTHUMBRIA: one of the ancient realms of Britain, much besieged by the

Vikings. Northumbria lies in modern-day northern England

REEVE: a local administrative of an Anglo-Saxon king (the word “sheriff” derives

from “shire reeve” )

SPIKENARD: a fragrant ointment of the ancients

Summary

The book without words is an amazing book for people who love books about magic. One dark winter day a 73 year old man named Thorson dies. His to servants Odo and Syble are left stranded because nobody can pay for their house. They remember that their master's book has a spell that create gold. But the book had no words, only green eyed people can read the book. so Odo and Sybil set on an adventure to find the green eyed child

This Is The Book Cover

Only The Children Of The Green Eyes Can Read the book

5 Reasons To Read This Book

1. IT IS FULL OF ADVENTURE

2. IT HAS MAGIC

3. ITS VERY EASY TO READ AND DOESNT TAKE THAT LONG

4. IF YOU LIKE MYSTERY BOOKS THEN THIS ONE WILL BE PERFECT

5. IT HAS AN AMAZING ENDING BUT YOU HAVE TO READ THE BOOK TO FIND OUT

Conclusion

In conclusion this book is really good it is an amazing book full of the sense of adventure once you start reading the book you cant put it down for a second