The Vandemark Mummy Setting

This Study Guide consists of approximately 10 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of The Vandemark Mummy.
This section contains 124 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)
Buy The Vandemark Mummy Short Guide

Vandemark College is located on the outskirts of the town of Portland, Maine. During the summer before classes begin, the small campus seems especially quiet and deserted. Phineas and Althea spend their time reading, cycling, and walking into town for ice cream. The only diversion Mr. Hall can offer is the chance to watch people fly kites over the weekend. However, when they enter the basement room which houses the Egyptian mummy, they seem to enter another world; there is a sense of awe, a sense of being bound to ancient times, which they all feel in the presence of the mummy. But this is a contemporary novel, and reality soon intrudes in the form of a break-in, a robbery, and an attempted murder.

(read more)

This section contains 124 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)
Buy The Vandemark Mummy Short Guide
Copyrights
Gale
The Vandemark Mummy from Gale. ©2005-2006 Thomson Gale, a part of the Thomson Corporation. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook