The 39 clues, book number 2
By: Dakota Dudgeon
The Main Characters
Amy and Dan are the main characters
of the story. Dan loves to collect
sports cards and Amy loves to go to a
library and read books. Dan is 11 years
old and Amy is 14 years old. Dan loves
to go on adventures and so does Amy.
The Setting of The Story
• Amy and Dan go into Austria to try to find the
2 clue in the 39 clues quest that they picked to
do instead of getting a million dollars. Then
the place that they went was France but that
was when they were trying to find the first
clue. They go into Paris too.
The Conflict of The Story
A piece of Nannerl Mozarts diary pages were
missing from the Museum and Amy and Dan are
trying to find it and they are trying to find the
second clue in Austria. They are being chased by
there Cahill relatives.
The Rising Action
Amy and Dan find out that Mozart has an older sister
named Nannerl Mozart. They went to the library to look
at her diary but there were pages missing. Jona Wizard
had taken it, so they had to steel it back. After Amy and
Dan find the music on the Internet. Amy and Dan notice
that the three lines are missing. Then Amy found a
underground chamber filled with native limestone in it
under a church called Salzburg Catacombs. Then Amy and
Dan figure out that when any thing bad happens there’s
the same man in a black coat there with them every time.
There was an explosion inside the chamber but they
found there way out.
The Climax of The Story
• They found the homing device under the cat, Saladin’s
collar and planted it on uncle Alistars Oh cane. Dan and
Amy follow Jona Wizard to a secret passage to a disco and
steel them from Jona. Then Amy and Dan are chased from
the Janus. Dan and Amy escape from there hide out in the
art gallery with the two missing pages from Nanneris diary.
Dan and Amy hide the two pages in the boat called the
Royal Saladin. Amy and Dan came back to get the papers
from the boat and a wedding was going on but they got the
papers back. On the paper there were two notes from
Grace. The word that cost her life minus the music and
“D>HIC”. Grace was talking about Marie Antoinette’s
famous quote, “let them eat cake”. They didn’t know what
The Falling Action of The Story
• They find Nannerl Mozart’s diary page at the
end. They find the second clue in the 39 clues
quest. When the harp was played a secret
door opened showing to samurai swords.
Then Dan and Amy and Nellie go to a place
called Tokio they went there because the steel
was made there to find their next clue.
The Theme of The Story
• The theme of the story is to use your own
talent and not someone elses.
The Point of View in The Story
• The author is telling the Story. Example, Amy
hugged herself to control her shivering. Dan
glared resentfully at the retreating yacht in the
Figurative Language In The Book
1.The victory was short-lived
What it means is he did not last that long.
2.An egg sized lump sitting on his head.
What is means was the lump was the size of a
• For number 1 the page number was 10
• For number 2 the page number was 11
The Author is Gordon Korman.
5 facts about Gordon Korman.
1.He writes kid books
2.He was born October,23 1963
3.He wrote 74 books in his career.
4.He wrote his first book when he was 12
5.His first book was published when he was 14
Opinion of The Book
• On a scale 1-5 I would rate this book a 5
because the book is a mystery book and
mystery are my favorite types of books. It’s a
mystery book because Amy and Dan are trying
to find all 39 clues through out the story but
only one clue is found in each book through
out the whole series.