In Gideon the Cutpurse, an accident with an anti-gravity machine catapulted Peter Schock and Kate Dyer back to 1763. Now a bungled rescue attempt leaves Peter stranded in the 18th century whilst a terrifying villain, The Tar Man, takes his place and explodes onto 21st century London. Concerned about the potentially catastrophic effects of time travel, the NASA scientists responsible for the situation question whether it is right to rescue Peter. Kate decides to take matters into her own hands. But things don't go as planned, and soon the physical effects of time travel begin to have a disturbing effect on Kate. Meanwhile, in our century, The Tar Man wreaks havoc in a city whose police force are powerless to stop himabAs the first in The Gideon Trilogy, this tale ends on just the right note of suspense a if youa#39;re not Peter, who finds himself still suspended in the long-gone pasta#39; Voya a#39;dona#39;t miss: Gideon the Cutpurse by Linda Buckley-Archera#39; USA Today.
|Title||:||The Tar Man|
|Publisher||:||Simon and Schuster - 2009-10-15|