Reviews

  • "The story plunges forward with irresistible narrative drive toward the climactic battle scene. Even readers drawn to the series for its deftly drawn characters and setting may find themselves caught up in the action. A fine entry in the increasingly popular Ranger’s Apprentice series."

    Booklist
  • "Fans of the series will eagerly devour this one and wait impatiently for the next . . . A sure bet for fantasy fans."

    School Library Journal
  • "Flanagan expertly juggles the overall plot line . . . with a logically constructed campaign that culminates in a hard, suspenseful battle."

    Kirkus (starred review)