Nick Of TimePaperback - 2009
Nick of Time is the first young reader's book written by bestselling author Ted Bell.
The setting is England, 1939, on the eve of war. Nick and his sister, Kate, begin gathering vital information for Winston Churchill as he tries to warn England of the imminent Nazi invasion. But the Nazis become the least of Nick's problems after he discovers a time machine hidden in a cove. Unfortunately, the evil pirate Captain Billy Blood, who travels through time capturing little children and holding them for ransom, will stop at nothing to possess the priceless machine. With the help ofLord Hawke, whose children have been taken by Blood, Nick must fight the ruthless pirate on land and sea in two different centuries in a desperate attempt to save his home and his family from being utterly destroyed.
From Library Staff
CRRL_ElizabethFitzgerald Jun 15, 2015
While helping his father defend their island from the Nazis , Nick discovers a chest containing a time machine and a plea for help from his ancestor--in 1805. Nick now has to fight ruthless enemies in two different times who are determined to destroy his home.
Nick McIver is no ordinary boy, fighting pirates, beating Nazis at their game, and traveling through time.