The Accidental Afterlife of Thomas Marsden

The Accidental Afterlife of Thomas Marsden

Book - 2015
Average Rating:
Rate this:
At age twelve, grave robber Thomas Marsden discovers a boy who looks just like him in an unmarked grave and begins a journey of discovery as he learns of faeries trapped in London and their hope that he can return them to their realm.
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, [2015]
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9781442498822
Branch Call Number: J F TRE
Characteristics: 247 pages ; 22 cm


From the critics

Community Activity


Add a Comment

ChristchurchLib Sep 21, 2015

"The note on the body ends with a warning: "Tell no one!" As grave robbers in Victorian England, 11-year-old Thomas and his father have dug up a lot of bodies, but this one is unusual - not only because of the note, but because it looks just like Thomas, right down to his birthmark. Determined to find the truth about the identical boy, Thomas is soon tangled up in a bizarre mystery involving faeries, spirits, séances, and secrets. Like Neil Gaiman's The Graveyard Book, this creepy yet whimsical fantasy oozes with atmosphere and suspense." Kids' Books September 2015 newsletter


Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.


Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.


Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.


Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number


Subject Headings


Find it at DPL

To Top