When fifteen-year-old Beck Phillips travels by train to the secluded village of Kingsplot to live with his wealthy but estranged uncle, Beck discovers some dark family secrets. A buried basement, a forbidden wall, an old book of family history with odd references to... dragons? Beck's life is about to be changed forever in this suspenseful tale about the destructive nature of greed and the courage to make things right. Pillage is filled wtih Mr. Skye's signature humor as well as some very intense moments. including a surprising ending, that will keep readers young and old engrossed and entertained.
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Obert Skye is the author of the award-winning Leven Thumps series. This bestselling children's fantasy adventure series has sold more than 400,000 copies to date. Leven Thumps fans will be anxious to read another tale from the one-and-only Obert Skye.Review:
Pillage has been nominated for the Cybilis Award 2009. Now in the third year, the Cybils are an international series of book awards selected by a talented panel of children's and young adult book bloggers. The award seeks to find books that strike the balance between literary quality and kid appeal. Nominations were open to the public, and anyone could nominate a book published in the current year. --Cybilis.com
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Book Description Shadow Mountain, 2008. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 1590389220
Book Description Shadow Mountain, 2008. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P111590389220
Book Description Shadow Mountain. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 1590389220 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW6.0790241