The Glass Table by Leigh K Cunningham
Series: The Glass Table, Book 1.
Approx. 39,820 words.
Published on November 4, 2009.
Silver medalist, Mom's Choice Awards 2010.
Twelve children disappear while swimming at Lake Como during the summer holidays. Cast into a spell to live as spirits in the river Kai, the children learn that it is only through trust, camaraderie, and teamwork do they have a chance to return home to their families.
The sequel, SHARDS, continues the story.