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Caught

by Haddix, Margaret Peterson,

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Summary
When Jonah and Katherine travel to early 1900s Switzerland and Serbia to return Albert Einstein's daughter, Lieserl, to history, her mother Mileva grasps entirely too much about time travel and has no intention of letting her daughter go.
Published Reviews
Booklist Review: "When an anomaly causes time to freeze, middle-school siblings and seasoned time-travelers Jonah and Katherine are sucked back to 1903 and into the lives of Albert Einstein and his first wife, Mileva, who is torn between knowing about technology that will save her sick child and revealing too much of the future to the man whose theories eventually make time travel imaginable. This fifth entry in the Missing series brings back the familiar main characters and concerns about fixing time, but definitely includes more science (a plus for STEM book lists). It also includes a plotline about the social stigma of a child born out of wedlock in the early twentieth century, which creates some confusion about the author's intended audience. Haddix provides fascinating information about Mileva Einstein and the as-yet-unresolved mysteries surrounding her first child, while her author's note responsibly distinguishes historical fact from fiction.--Welch, Cindy Copyright 2010 Booklist"
From Booklist, Copyright (c) American Library Association. Used with permission.
Additional Information
Series Haddix, Margaret Peterson. Missing ; bk. 5.
Tells the story of famous children in history stolen by futuristic time travelers from their place in time and accidentally sent to the twenty-first century as babies
#1 - Found
#2 - Sent
#3 - Sabotaged
#4 - Torn
#5 - Caught
#6 - Risked
#7 - Revealed
Subjects Einstein-Marić, Mileva, 1875-1948 Fiction
Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955 Family Fiction
Einstein-Marić, Mileva, 1875-1948 Juvenile fiction
Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955 Family Juvenile fiction
Time travel Fiction
Space and time Juvenile fiction
Science fiction
Young Adult Fiction
Science Fiction
Switzerland History 20th century Fiction.
Serbia History 1804-1918 Fiction.
Switzerland History 20th century Juvenile fiction.
Serbia History 1804-1918 Juvenile fiction.
Electronic books.
Science fiction.
1875-1948
1879-1955
20th century
1804-1918
Publisher New York :Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers2012
2012
Contributors OverDrive, Inc.
Audience 8-12.
Language English
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
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Description 1 online resource.
ISBN 9781442422889
1442422882
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