Wednesday, March 31, 2010
The Night Tourist by Katherine Marsh
After Jack is hit by a car his widower father sends him to New York to see a doctor. The doctor just takes a picture of Jack and then sends him on his way. With some extra time on his hands Jack decides to spend some time wandering around the train station where he meets Euri. She takes him to the underground section of the station where he sees an underworld of ghosts. Jack learns that he can spend three days in the underworld before he becomes a ghost himself. In the meantime he can do whatever Euri does as long as he is holding her hand. So Jack starts on a quest to try to find his dead mother and bring her back to the land of the living vefore his time runs out.