By Maggie Stiefvater
Number of Pages: 192
What’s the basic story line?
The land of Erdas is under attack by an evil army known as the Devourers. Four ordinary kids—Rollan, Abeke, Conor, and Meilin—have summoned the Four Fallen, four animals that helped save the land of Erdas from the Devourers a long time ago. The kids must search for the talisman of Rumfuss the Boar, an important step in the fight against the Devourers.
Are the characters believable?
It is possible to relate to the four kids in many ways. They have varied backgrounds—some are rich and some are poor. Their experiences influence their actions throughout the story.
Who will like this book?
Kids who like action-packed books full of surprises and kids who enjoy fantasy books will love this book. This book is part of a series written by multiple authors, and readers will find it helpful to read the series in chronological order.