The Moon of Gomrath: A Tale of Alderley
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The Moon of Gomrath: A Tale of Alderley

by Alan Garner, Greg Call
     
 

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The Moon of Gomrath is the one night of the year when the Old Magic is at its most powerful. Had Colin and Susan known this, they would have never lit a fire on the landmark known as the Beacon. But now no one is safe—the horsemen called the Wild Hunt are awake and on the ride. There will be a battle, and the outcome will depend on three unlikely champions:

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The Moon of Gomrath is the one night of the year when the Old Magic is at its most powerful. Had Colin and Susan known this, they would have never lit a fire on the landmark known as the Beacon. But now no one is safe—the horsemen called the Wild Hunt are awake and on the ride. There will be a battle, and the outcome will depend on three unlikely champions: Susan, Colin, and their ally, the wizard Cadellin.
    
Includes an afterword by the author.

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"The Moon of Gomrath is not only powerful but full of wild and whirling adventure . . .
 
The reader is drawn right into the midst of it all."—The Guardian
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"The Moon of Gomrath is not only powerful but full of wild and whirling adventure....The reader is drawn right into the midst of it all." -The Guardian

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780152056308
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date:
10/01/2006
Edition description:
Reissue
Pages:
216
Product dimensions:
5.25(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.49(d)
Age Range:
10 Years

Meet the Author

ALAN GARNER is the award-winning author of Elidor, The Owl Service, and The Stone Book Quartet. He lives in Cheshire, England.

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