The Amulet is the sequel to Two Children and It, which first introduced readers to the mysterious sand-fairy creature called the Psammead. Don't worry if you haven't read Two Children and It yet - The Amulet stands alone as well.
This time, the Psammead joins the children on a journey across a magical backdrop in a search for their favorite and beloved pet - guided by an ancient amulet. Traveling through time, the youngsters experience a number of exploits first hand -- they make friends with an Egyptian, introduce a sea captain to a compass, and help place a major archeological find in a museum.
Based on Edith Nesbit's classic children's fantasy novel published in 1906, The Story of the Amulet, the Book By You version, The Amulet is one of five in our Edith Nesbit collection. These are wonderful stories, updated, edited and personalized by Book By You, where themes such as the value of friendship, perseverance and following your dreams are explored and uniquely presented in a manner only possible through a full-length personalized story. Take a look at the other Book By You personalized books in the Nesbit collection: The Phoenix and the Carpet, Two Children and It, The Enchanted Castle and The Book of Dragons....Read Less