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Publisher Description

“Like the druidic life force Jack taps, this hearty adventure, as personal as it is epic, will cradle readers in the ‘hollow of its hand’ (Booklist, starred review).

Jack has caused an earthquake. He was trying to save his sister Lucy from being thrown down a well, but sometimes the magic doesn’t quite work out. Not only does Jack demolish a monastery, but Lucy is carried off by the Lady of the Lake, and Jack has to follow her through the Hollow Road, which lies underground.

Aided by Pega, a slave, and the berserker Thorgil, Jack encounters hobgoblins, kelpies, yarthkins, and elves—not the enchanted sprites one would expect, but fallen angels who steal human children for pets. In the eighth century, the world is caught between belief in the Old Gods and Christianity, and what Jack and his companions do will decide the fate of both religions.

From National Book Award winner Nancy Farmer, this second book in the Sea of Trolls trilogy brilliantly enlarges the world of the first story. Look for the conclusion in The Islands of the Blessed.

GENRE
Sci-Fi & Fantasy
RELEASED
2009
August 25
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
528
Pages
PUBLISHER
Gallery / Saga Press
SELLER
SIMON AND SCHUSTER DIGITAL SALES INC
SIZE
6.3
MB

Customer Reviews

SystemD ,

Entertaining Read

I love Nancy Farmer and her ability to write in different eras and worlds. Viking fans of any age will love this adventure tale.

AmazoGirl ,

Amazing

The book is worth the 10 dollars! I loved every second of it and have started reading the third book. Once you read her books your hooked. I recommend it to all! AMAZING!!

Pwnage 2 ,

Excellent!

A great sequel to a great book. I love Nancy Farmer's books. She is a great author. I'm exited to read the islands of the blessed.

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