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   Chessmen of Doom, The, by John Bellairs  
  Novel, first publication in March 1989 , latest edition in March 2000
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      Johnny Dixon, Fergie Ferguson, and Professor Childermass take part in another occult adventure. The Professor stands to inherit $10 million if he can interpret a cryptic rhyme and spend the summer at the estate of his deceased brother. Upon reaching the estate, the trio encounter a series of bizarre and scary events that make them wonder if it is worth $10 million to stay there.

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  • Johnny Dixon (1) - Johnny Dixon and the Professor (#7)

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