On a visit to a remote European kingdom in 1872, Vesper Holly, a fearless sixteen-year-old orphan, and her guardian research an ancient legend and become entangled in a dangerous rebellion. An ALA Notable Book. Reissue.
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When Vesper Holly embarks on a quest for legendary treasure and an army of magical warriors, she is plunged instead into the fierce struggle between Illyria's rebel forces and their Zentan rulers.
"A truly exciting story."--Kirkus Reviews.
An ALA Notable Children's Book, An IRA-CBC Children's Choice.About the Author:
Lloyd Alexander's many honors include a Newbery Medal, a Newbery Honor Award, and two American Book Awards. His most recent novel is Gypsy Rizka.
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