The Eighth Day

The Eighth Day

Book - 2014
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"Orphan Jax Aubrey doesn't expect much on his thirteenth birthday, but when he discovers there's an extra day squeezed between Wednesday and Thursday whose origins are rooted in Arthurian legend, it's clear his lfe will never be the same"--
Publisher: New York, NY :, Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers,, [2014]
Edition: First edition.
ISBN: 9780062272157
Branch Call Number: J FIC SALE
Characteristics: 309 pages ; 22 cm
Alternative Title: 8th day


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Oct 15, 2017

I wish there was a sequel.

Aug 16, 2016

Loved it

Blue_Cheetah_345 Jun 06, 2015


Apr 21, 2015

Really enjoyed the book I hope there will be another.

JCLDianeH Jan 08, 2015

An interesting twist on magic and old legends.

Jul 21, 2014

Complex and confusing plot. Maybe boys would like better, but I don't know if theyd stick around with the interlayered storylines


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Oct 19, 2015

orange_fox_293 thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 9 and 15

Blue_Cheetah_345 Jun 06, 2015

Blue_Cheetah_345 thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 10 and 25


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Jun 19, 2015

thirteen-year-old Jax Aubrey discovers a secret Eighth Day with roots tracing back to Arthurian legend. Fans of Percy Jackson will devour this first book in a new series that combines exciting magic and pulse-pounding suspense. When Jax wakes up to a world without any people, he assumes it's the zombie apocalypse. But when he runs into his eighteen-year-old guardian, Riley Pendare, he learns that he's really in the Eighth Day--an extra day sandwiched between Wednesday and Thursday. Some people--like Jax and Riley--are Transitioners, able to live in all eight days, while others, including Evangeline, the elusive teenage girl who's been hiding in the house next door, exist only on this special day. There's a reason Evangeline's hiding. As the descendant of the powerful wizard Merlin, her magic is highly sought by corrupt Transitioners who want to use her to destroy the seven-day world. Torn between protecting his new friend and saving the human race from destruction, Jax is faced with an impossible choice. Even with an eighth day, time is running out.

Blue_Cheetah_345 Jun 06, 2015

in this post apocalyptic world or should I say day recently orphaned Jax Aubrey becomes a transitioner a skill that is inherited by one or more parent. Every week between Thursday and Friday is a grunsday a day in a different dimension. in this amazing thriller


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Siyuan Huang
Jun 22, 2016

"He may have an extra day . . . but he's running out of time."


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