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Island of Legends (Hardcover) (Lisa McMann)

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Uncover adventure and dangerous secrets in book four of the New York Timesbestselling Unwanteds series, which Kirkus Reviews called “The Hunger Gamesmeets Harry Potter.”When hundreds of lights appear across the sea during Artimé’s first annual masquerade ball, the party is over. Artimé is under attack, and Alex, the magical world’s young mage, must prove he can handle his newfound leadership.Alex receives no help from Aaron, his scheming twin brother. Instead of rallying Quill to help defend their island, Aaron disappears and happens upon a dangerous secret hidden in the jungle—one with the potential to give him the power he desperately desires.Even in the midst of battle Alex hasn’t forgotten his promise to rescue his new friend Sky’s mother from the volatile Pirates Island, a rocky volcano that randomly spits fire and sinks beneath the ocean’s surface with little warning. Once the rescue team is on the way, friendships are tested and the stakes are high. Ultimately the team discovers there are more creatures than they ever imagined in the waters surrounding their island chain—and not all of them are friendly.Adventure, danger, legendary creatures, exotic beasts, and the most unusual island so far rise up to challenge Alex and his friends from Artimé in this thrilling continuation of Lisa McMann’s The Unwanted series.
Uncover adventure and dangerous secrets in book four of the New York Times bestselling Unwanteds series, which Kirkus Reviews called ?The Hunger Games meets Harry Potter.?

As Alex grows more confident in his role as the mage of Artimé, he expands his skills and brings his first creature to life?with results that are both painful and wonderful. A team from Artimé heads out to rescue Sky and Crow?s mother from underwater Pirate Island and discovers there are more creatures than they ever imagined in the ocean surrounding the islands?and not all of them are friendly.

Meanwhile in Quill, Aaron faces threats to his leadership as Gondoleery hones her rediscovered magical abilities and Eva and Liam form a secret alliance against him. But Aaron?s distracted with a discovery of his own?a hidden jungle that holds a dangerous secret. His time there yields a startling truth about himself, and a potential opportunity to increase his power?
Number of Pages: 478
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: Magic
Series Title: Unwanteds
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Age Range: 9-12 years
Author: Lisa McMann
Language: English
Street Date: September 2, 2014
TCIN: 16104157
UPC: 9781442493285
Item Number (DPCI): 247-10-0765
$12.59
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