Henry & Eva and the Castle on the Cliff (Henry & Eva, #1) by Andrea Portes

Henry & Eva and the Castle on the Cliff (Henry & Eva, #1)

The Graveyard Book meets The Goonies in author Andrea Portes’s spooky, timeless middle grade debut. Prominent Environmentalist and Oceanographer Die in Boating Accident This is the headline that changes Henry’s and Eva’s lives. Their parents, prominent environmentalist William Billings (age 43) and his oceanographer wife, Margo Billings (age 39), disappear mysteriously at sea.That day is a very, very bad day indeed.But for Henry and Eva, ...


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TitleHenry & Eva and the Castle on the Cliff (Henry & Eva, #1)
ISBN9780062560025
Author
Release DateNov 6th, 2018
PublisherHarperCollins
LanguageEnglish
GenreChildrens, Middle Grade, Mystery, Juvenile, Young Adult
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Reviews Henry & Eva and the Castle on the Cliff (Henry & Eva, #1)

  • Dani Scott
    2018-12-20
    Grief is not an easy thing to write about, especially in a book meant for young folks. The first page is so moving that I had to read it twice, then to my partner. Henry and Eva are fully formed, really intelligent characters that you care about immediately. Henry is identified as being on the spectrum and this is mentioned with ease and respect. I had not read any of Andrea Portes' previous works, but I was so impressed with this book! The first...
  • Maggies Daisy
    2018-11-10
    Twelve year old Eva and Henry who is ten but has an IQ of 180 making him quite smart for his young age, are visited by some of their family ghosts in a attempt to solve the mystery of who killed Henry and Eva's parents. Who could the killer be? Is it Uncle Claude with his real estate scheming or his kooky shopaholic girlfriend? or someone else completely? This was sad tale because of Henry an Eva loosing their parents but with their parents many ...
  • Donna
    2018-12-09
    Mystery, adventure, ghosts, evil family member - this story has it all.Henry and Eva, siblings, live with an uncle and his wife after their parents die in a boating accident. But, was it an accident? when the ghosts appear and try to get the kids to learn the truth - they learn a lot more in the process.
  • Bonnie Arriola
    2018-12-31
    Such a lovely story!
  • Carmen
    2018-08-20
    Rich language. Beautiful friendship between siblings. Mystery and ghosts. Worthy read.
  • Patricia
    2019-01-07
    This was an intensifying, intricately plotted and mystical mystery for kids. The tone is a bit dark and may be disturbing to some kids, as the story involves the death of family members. Henry and Eva are courageous kids. Tone:Character:Writing Style:Illustration:Audio: