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The Dragon's Gate

The Dragon's Gate (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

By Wolverton, Barry
Illustrated by Stevenson, Dave

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An engrossing fantasy, a high-seas adventure, an alternate history epic this is the richly imagined and gorgeously realized second book in acclaimed author Barry Wolverton s Chronicles of the Black Tulip, perfect for fans of The Glass Sentence and the Books of Beginning series.A ...magical white jade stone and a map inscribed in bone that may be the key to an even greater mystery this is the treasure Bren and Mouse have found buried on the Vanishing Island.Mouse is determined to follow the map to a place called the Dragon s Gate, convinced it will explain who she really is and the powers she possesses. Bren has had enough adventure for one lifetime and would like nothing more than to return to his father in Map. But nothing goes according to plan when the survivors of the Albatross are rescued by Lady Jean Barrett, a charismatic archaeologist with a sense of destiny.Barrett is on a quest for the Eight Immortals, ancient artifacts she believes are buried in the tomb of China s first emperor the location of which has been hidden for nearly two thousand years. The only way for Bren, Mouse, and Barrett to all get what they want is to work together on a dangerous journey into the heart of China, a kingdom long closed to outsiders, where the greatest secrets about Mouse and Bren are waiting to be unveiled.
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ISBN 9780062221940
Released NZ 7 Feb 2018
Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
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Series Chronicles of the Black Tulip (part: 2)
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ISBN-13 9780062221940
Stock Available
Status Indent title (internationally sourced), usually ships 4-6 weeks
Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
Imprint Walden Pond Press
Released 7 Feb 2018
Publication Country United States United States
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Wolverton, Barry
Illustrated by Stevenson, Dave
Series Chronicles of the Black Tulip (part: 2)
Category Adventure Stories
Historical Fiction
Science Fiction
Number of Pages 352
Dimensions Width: 130mm
Height: 194mm
Spine: 18mm
Dewey Code FIC
Weight 235g
Interest Age Children
Reading Age Children
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile