The First Collier (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)

The First Collier (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)

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by Kathryn Lasky
     
 

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A fascinating fantasy/fiction series about owls suitable for readers aged nine and up a classic hero-mythology story of friendship and adventure.

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A fascinating fantasy/fiction series about owls suitable for readers aged nine and up a classic hero-mythology story of friendship and adventure.

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With The First Collier, Newbery Honor winner Kathryn Lasky launches the prequel trilogy to her acclaimed Guardians of Ga'Hoole epic. In the deeply shrouded time of Legends, Good King and his queen Siv struggle against chaos and upheaval in their kingdom. Grank, another noble Spotted Owl, has exiled himself to Beyond the Beyond to perfect his firesight and his crafts, but a terrible crisis brings his peaceful sabbatical to a sudden stop. Mythic characters; riveting action.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781417768936
Publisher:
Demco Media
Publication date:
04/01/2006
Series:
Guardians of Ga'Hoole Series, #9
Edition description:
THIS EDITION IS INTENDED FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY
Pages:
179
Sales rank:
1,164,568
Product dimensions:
5.20(w) x 7.60(h) x 0.70(d)
Age Range:
8 - 12 Years

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The First Collier (Guardians of Ga'Hoole Series #9) 4.6 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 123 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I love it.This is the best in the series.BY FAR!!!!!!!!!
Guest More than 1 year ago
A great series of stories with interesting characters and unique story line. The chapters are short and hold your attention. The " Guardian " books are hard to put down.
Guest More than 1 year ago
This book is told from Grank's perspective on how things came to pass in Ga'Hoole.It is very well written,very entertaining,and the end leaves you hanging so you can't wait for the next book.I'm a 38 year old dad and I love fantasy books as well as other styles.This book,in my opinion,is a quick entertaining ride!
Guest More than 1 year ago
My daughter is trying to read the whole series, loves the books. We got them after she saw the movie and like it.
Guest More than 1 year ago
it isn't my favorite book in the series but it is still an outstanding book i'm glad i have more books to read in the series!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Hi! I am a new member and i hope to make friends with the other kits!!! =]
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This is a really good book! You jusr have to read it! This book is fantastic!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This is awesome for increasing vocabulary! And Skyrim rules!!!
Guest More than 1 year ago
It is sad that Ezylryb dies, but, he gives Coryn and The Band a mission to read the special legends in the secret place in his hollow. When they finish reading, Coryn realizes something horrible about his mom.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Whats with all the random posts?
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I hope everybody else would like this seiries?
Sophia Mohammed More than 1 year ago
Fm me. do watevr u want 2 me. Just do it. As a human or a cat or both...it doesnt matter. Just do it. And put in LOTS AND LOTS of detail. Ull hav fun doin it 2 me...~Diamondpelt~
Sandra Ricketts More than 1 year ago
Hunted caribou. Cought one and ate it.
Michael Gallagher More than 1 year ago
Still on the 8th one just coudnt stop myself it looks so good!
Lpzfam More than 1 year ago
i cant belive that nyra is a hagsfiend. and does siv die. i can wait to read the next. ( i hpoe they talk about sorens eggs )
Arnaldo Borges More than 1 year ago
this book was so awesome yo should read these books but u have tovstart from the first book to understand it! i love it
John Barth More than 1 year ago
he is thhe cutest barn owl ever- Taylor Bailly 12 yrs old
Dana Frye More than 1 year ago
everyone will love this book the moment they pick it up. it brought happiness to me because i love these books and the beloved soren and coryn! i think this book deserves 5 full stars!
Guest More than 1 year ago
Once again Kathryn Lasky has amazed me. Being a fan of the series I was eager to read this book. This is by far the best book in the series as it fills in lots of the gaps and has a great story line. A recommended book for all ages.
Guest More than 1 year ago
once again i am amazed of the series. I am waiting for the next book anxiously. The first collier was EXCELLENTLY written and lets me understand things better. One of my favorites.
Guest More than 1 year ago
I loved this book probalbly because i loved the series before it. It has so much to do with my favorite books (The Hatchling and the Outcast) that we know MUCH more of the legends mentioned in mainly those two books of the series.
Anonymous 8 months ago
READ INTIRE SERIES MY BFF IS READING IT FOR THE LIKE THIRD TIME!!!!!!!!!!! => ;) I L-O-V-E-D IT!!!!!!!!!!!!! READ IT OR I WILL PLAY AGAINST YOU IN PvZ GARDEN WARFARE TWO AND CALL OF DUTY BLACK OPS THREE ON XBOX ONE!!!!!!!!!!! YOU DO NOT WANT TO GET SHOT AT POINT BLANK RANGE BY A GIRL!!!!!!!!!!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I really enjoyed reading this book.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Post soon Happy Thanksgiving
Anonymous More than 1 year ago