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The Lost City

3.0 of 5 stars 3.00  ·  rating details  ·  12 ratings  ·  3 reviews
Large Format for easy reading. A dramatic adventure story about a forgotten land by the popular American author.

Bruno and Waldo Gillespie are orphaned brothers living with the extremely eccentric Professor Phaeton Featherwit. One day they set off in one of the professor’s machines to investigate a tornado at close range and accidentally get sucked into it! They are then tr...more
Paperback, 200 pages
Published January 1st 2006 by Dodo Press (first published February 1st 2001)
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Marts  (Thinker)
This was a great adventure and I'd recommend it to anyone thus inclined...

After being engulfed by a tornado whilst out in their uncle's flying machine, brothers Bruno and Waldo Gillespie end up in a strange uncharted land of virgin forest which, in it's midst lies an Aztec City! Accompany the brothers and their uncle Professor Phaeton Featherwit as they venture through this strange and terrible land...

Timothy Ferguson
Good, but a few odd twists in the plot

They seem to be saved by friendly strangers a few too many times, and bears are psychopathic killing machines in this book. So, the plots a bit...odd.

The Librivox read is good, though.

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