Sealed with a secret / by Lisa Schroeder.

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      First edition.
    • Abstract:
      Summary: In the beautiful Cartier makeup compact she bought at a flea market, Phoebe finds a letter written during World War II in London, from one sister to another, which contains a "spell" for bringing people closer together, a kind of treasure hunt around London--and Phoebe could really use such a spell, because her older sister, Alice, will be leaving for university soon, and just now she seems to be cutting Phoebe out of her life.
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    • ABNT:
      SCHROEDER, L. Sealed with a secret. First edition. [s. l.]: Scholastic Press, 2016. ISBN 9780545907347. Disponível em: Acesso em: 11 ago. 2020.
    • AMA:
      Schroeder L. Sealed with a Secret. First edition. Scholastic Press; 2016. Accessed August 11, 2020.
    • APA:
      Schroeder, L. (2016). Sealed with a secret (First edition.). Scholastic Press.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date:
      Schroeder, Lisa. 2016. Sealed with a Secret. First edition. Scholastic Press.
    • Harvard:
      Schroeder, L. (2016) Sealed with a secret. First edition. Scholastic Press. Available at: (Accessed: 11 August 2020).
    • Harvard: Australian:
      Schroeder, L 2016, Sealed with a secret, First edition., Scholastic Press, viewed 11 August 2020, .
    • MLA:
      Schroeder, Lisa. Sealed with a Secret. First edition., Scholastic Press, 2016. EBSCOhost,
    • Chicago/Turabian: Humanities:
      Schroeder, Lisa. Sealed with a Secret. First edition. Scholastic Press, 2016.
    • Vancouver/ICMJE:
      Schroeder L. Sealed with a secret [Internet]. First edition. Scholastic Press; 2016 [cited 2020 Aug 11]. Available from:


Booklist Reviews 2016 April #2

Being a sister is hard. Older sister Alice, coming down hard off of her first heartbreak, is always calling Phoebe "immature" and "childish," and Phoebe wishes that their relationship could be better, closer, and sweeter. With university costs rising wildly, the family is struggling to stay afloat, and when Phoebe finds an antique Cartier compact at a Paris market, it might be the salvation they all need. It's not just because of the windfall—there's a secret "spell" inside. Phoebe and her best friend Ned set out to follow the spell and visit a list of famous London locations (Trafalgar Square, Twinings Tea) in hopes of fixing what's broken between the sisters, following in the footsteps of a pair of sisters separated by war decades before. True to form, Schroeder's companion to My Secret Guide to Paris (2015) is a quick, charming read. The London setting and focus on two sisters make this ideal for readers who are a bit above the fluffy Cupcake Diaries series and its contemporaries. Copyright 2014 Booklist Reviews.

Horn Book Guide Reviews 2016 Fall

When twelve-year-old Brit Phoebe finds a WWII-era letter with a "spell" to bring two people closer, she hopes it'll fix her relationship with older sister Alice. The letter leads Phoebe to London's iconic locations, giving readers a breezy intro to British history. Though this companion to My Secret Guide to Paris is predictable, Schroeder deftly describes the growing pains siblings can experience.