Blood River Down [NOOK Book]

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Gideon Sunday, an ex-semi-professional American Football player, goes to his pantry to retrieve an awful bottle of his (dead) sister's fruit preserves. When he gets there, he discovers a meadow in his pantry. He closes the door, takes a few breaths, and begins to investigate with as much sanity and candor as Sherlock Holmes. Upon discovering that A) no one is playing a trick on him, B) there really IS a meadow in his cupboard, and C) there is something three-quarters of ugly coming out of it, he decides to beat a...
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Blood River Down

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Overview

Gideon Sunday, an ex-semi-professional American Football player, goes to his pantry to retrieve an awful bottle of his (dead) sister's fruit preserves. When he gets there, he discovers a meadow in his pantry. He closes the door, takes a few breaths, and begins to investigate with as much sanity and candor as Sherlock Holmes. Upon discovering that A) no one is playing a trick on him, B) there really IS a meadow in his cupboard, and C) there is something three-quarters of ugly coming out of it, he decides to beat a monster to death with a baseball bat.

Upon his conquest, he meets the lovely, and helpless, and possibly stupid Glorian, who tells him that she has come to get him so that he can fulfill a quest. Gideon, you see, must find a white duck and bring it to a certain river and put its down on the river to keep the land from being flooded. No one has really seen the duck, no one knows what is so special about the duck, no one knows where the duck is (supposedly). Glorian just knows that Gideon has to get it. Why Gideon? Because that is where her magic portal took her.

Along with a bellicose young man, a retired weapons trader and master, a dashing and dangerous young lady, and a large, peaceful goat (and a band of singing thieves, like Robin Hood, except with song), Gideon has to break in to the most heavily guarded fortress in the world to rescue Glorian, steal a duck, and save the world.

Yes. It's that awesome.
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940014738583
  • Publisher: Crossroad Press
  • Publication date: 6/1/2012
  • Series: Quest for the White Duck , #1
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 778,640
  • File size: 874 KB

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 19, 2012

    Liomclaw

    Lets train on ur attacks lets go to the fifteenth result

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 19, 2012

    To Flamepaw

    Ur mentor wants to speak with u.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 18, 2012

    Ashpaw

    Hia.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 18, 2012

    Mousepaw

    "Whats wrong?" He purred

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    Posted August 18, 2012

    Angelpaw

    "Sorry i wasnt on!"

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