Lord of the Shadows (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)

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Darren Shan is going home - and his world is going to hell. Old enemies await. Scores must be settled. Destiny looks certain to destroy him, and the world is doomed to fall to the Ruler of the Night...

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Lord of the Shadows (Cirque Du Freak Series #11)

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Overview

Darren Shan is going home - and his world is going to hell. Old enemies await. Scores must be settled. Destiny looks certain to destroy him, and the world is doomed to fall to the Ruler of the Night...

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780606264709
  • Publisher: San Val, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 10/25/2011
  • Series: Cirque du Freak, the Manga Series , #11
  • Format: Library Binding
  • Edition description: THIS EDITION IS INTENDED FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY
  • Pages: 190
  • Product dimensions: 5.30 (w) x 7.30 (h) x 0.90 (d)

Meet the Author

Darren Shan
Darren Shan
"I was born in London in 1972 and moved to Ireland when I was 6 years old, where I've lived ever since. I always wanted to be a writer - I've loved telling stories since I was a child. I started out writing books for adults, and managed to get a couple published. One day, on a whim, I decided to try a book for children. The result was Cirque Du Freak. Much to my surprise, it took off, and I became a de facto children's author! Since then I've used my ill-gotten gains to buy lots of comic-strip art and travel the world. When I'm not working or traveling, I like watching movies.
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Average Rating 4.5
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  • Posted January 15, 2012

    Excellent page turner with great twists

    Darren Shan is a vampire prince who at the time is traveling with a "freak show", the show has stopped in Darren's hometown and it brings him nothing but trouble. Several years ago, Darren faked his death to join the show so he cannot interact with his childhood friends without ruining destiny. Unfortunately, one of Darren's friends, a world famous goalkeeper, stops at the show and meets Darren. When he invites Darren to his game, a mass murder breaks out. Darren chases after the killers then is shot by their leader's son, and eventually rescued. Darren is faced with a big decision at the end of the story, will he accept the dare?

    I liked everything about this book, the twisting plot, the psychotic villains, heroic sidekicks, and the detailed setting. My favorite part was the ultimatum at the end of the book between Darren and his archenemy.

    I recommend this book to anyone who likes action books, mystery books, murder novels, or even science fiction. It is a great book for any reading level or interest.

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 21, 2011

    AWEZOME

    This was so far the best of the series.But, I can not wait to read the last book. : )

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 2, 2011

    To page turner...

    Its a great series so shut the hell up. And if Darren Shan wants to write horror, let him. Its HORROR its supposed to gruesome. What did you expect? Rainbows and bunny wabits my ass. Get a life.

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 22, 2012

    Loved it !!!

    Made me cry at the end.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted October 3, 2011

    This series rocks

    Four star book

    1 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted December 29, 2013

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    So, that happened. Series getting crazier it seems but you can't

    So, that happened. Series getting crazier it seems but you can't help but what to know what happens. Guess we have one more book left then? Sad to see it end.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 21, 2013

    Good book

    Really good book and the w

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 15, 2013

    Great

    This is a very good book for young readers

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 23, 2013

    Me

    Thrilling with an unexpected ending

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 16, 2013

    Love it

    I read this whole series and i fell in love with it. One of the best vampire books. Ive read plenty of books over vampires and i loved it. It made me cry at the end. Darren is a very good writer. There were alot of plot twists.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 25, 2012

    Great book

    Its page turning book full of suspense

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 30, 2012

    Great book

    I hope he makes a book about how steve comes to power next all i love them so much i cant stop reading great book

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 20, 2012

    Amazing

    I hope Steve will get what is coming to him!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 13, 2012

    :o

    Omg!i hope steve realizes what the truth is at the end.i like steve hes my fave character.ps this was posted by sonny ray richards on 12/13/12 cant wait till christmas

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 2, 2012

    Hi

    Tom

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 10, 2011

    HIGHLY RECOMMEND THIS TO TEENS

    I would highly recommend this series to teens who like fighting fantasy and scary stuff like vampires. This book has some cursing so littler kids wouldnt be very good and it has a lot of vilolence and blood.

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  • Posted June 1, 2011

    Dumb characters

    I cant believe that Steve did not realize that if he wiped ouut all humans, he would die as well as the rest of the vampaneze. Doesnt he realize that if he kills all humans they will have no source of blood to drink. The book wasgreat although the characters had no common sense.

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  • Posted April 13, 2011

    cirqe du narly

    awesome the perfect horror seris for bloodthirsty bloodsucker lovers it is garujteed to devour you

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  • Posted December 26, 2010

    Awesome series

    this is a great series, not just for girls, and all mushy mushy love series like some vampire series I now

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  • Posted May 5, 2010

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    Good book!

    This is an amazing book that really begins to wrap up the entire saga. It's fast paced and full of dark humor and tiddle waves of shock when it comes right down to it! There is no disappointment with this book and once your done you have to go right out and get the next book in the series!

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