First a pack of vile, smelly goblins snatch Simon.
Then a band of elves try to entrap Jared. Why is the
entire faerie world so eager to get their hands on
Spiderwick's Guide? And will the Grace kids be left alone,
now that the Guide has mysteriously disappeared? Don't
count on it.
At school, someone is running around
pretending to be Jared, and it's not Simon. To make
matters even worse, now Mallory has disappeared and
something foul in the water is killing off all the plants
and animals for miles around. Clues point to the old
abandoned quarry, just outside of town. Dwarves have taken
over an abandoned mine there. And the faerie world's abuzz
with the news that a creature with plans to rule the world
has offered them a gift to join with him -- he's given
them a queen...