Now that Pauline Esmeralda Simone-Thierry von Cant has been rescued from Castle Cant by her half-sister and former maidservant Lucy, the real adventure begins. For there are forces throughout the land that want to tear Pauline and Lucy apart. In their land, a war rages over chewing gum. The nobles enjoy it, and the revolutionaries want to destroy it. With bounty hunters all around, the girls must be careful if they want to reach the Outlands in time to stop the corrupt gum trade. But hot on their heels is Lucy's arch nemesis-the dreadful Vladimir Orloff. Popular author K.P. Bath delivers an exciting and hilarious sequel to his critically acclaimed The Secret of Castle Cant. Listeners will thoroughly enjoy this witty tale of a land torn apart by chewing gum.
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"Pauline von Cant and her half-sister, Lucy Wickwright, escape from Castle Cant on a quest to destroy the gum trade that is at the center of their country's civil war. Intrigue and adventure abound as the girls unravel the truth while evading those who want to stop them. Kerin McCue skillfully narrates this far-ranging saga of a land and people dealing with civil war. His pace and timing allow the listener to appreciate the writing and wordplay. McCue gives each character a distinct voice and personality, ensuring that listeners quickly identify with the young protagonists and the motley band of allies who join them on their quest. Listeners leave the story with some new, memorable friends. J.K.R. (c) AudioFile 2007, Portland, Maine"
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