This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
The Cottage - This is the lake house where Joe Quinn and Eve Duncan live with Jane MacGuire.
Herculaneum - This is the ancient city destroyed by the volcanic eruption of Vesuvius.
The Skulls - These are what Eve works on reconstructions of over the course of the book, including: Guilia/Cira, Ruth, and Lucy.
The Vesuvianite Ring - This is sent to Jane under the pretense that it was sent by a friend of the family, and is made of volcanic stone that has been cut and polished to resemble...
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