12 yr old Cymbril is a slave on Thunder Rake, a gigantic wagon-city that rolls from town to town carrying goods to be sold by its resident merchants. 160;160;160;160; The Rake8217;s master purchases a new slave, a mysterious boy named Loric who is one of the magical Fey. Because he can see in the dark, Loric8217;s duty is to guide the Rake through the treacherous wilderness at night. 160;160;160;160; Cymbril and Loric secretly join forces to plan their escape8212;soon the two friends thread their way through a series of increasing dangers, encountering an enchanted market and deadly monsters as their one chance for freedom draws nearer.
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Subgenre: Fairy Tales + Folklore / General, Science Fiction + Fantasy + Magic, General, Action + Adventure / General