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Charlie Bone and the Shadow

Charlie Bone and the Shadow

Series: Children of the Red King (Book #7)
by Jenny Nimmo

The enchanter Count Harken is back to take his revenge on the Red King's heirs, starting with Charlie Bone's family! Charlie's ancestor has been kidnapped and imprisoned in the dark, forbidding land of Badlock, and it's up to Charlie to save him. Traveling through a painting to the terrifying countryside, Charlie and his best friend's dog, Runner Bean, take up the quest. But when Runaner Bean gets trapped, Charlie needs the help of his friends. Can they get past an army of trolls, rescue Runner Bean and Charlie's ancestor, and get out before it's too late?

Can Charlie outwit Court Harken and his sinister troops, or will the prisoners be doomed to being held captive in Badlock forever?

Ages
11, 12, 13
Interest Level
Grades 3 - 7
Grade Level Equivalent
4.5
Lexile Measure
730L
Publisher
Scholastic Inc.
Number of Pages
464
Genre
Series, Fantasy, Science Fiction and Fantasy

About the Author

Jenny Nimmo Jenny Nimmo is the author of the Children of the Red King series, which includes the New York Times and Book Sense best seller Charlie Bone and the Invisible Boy.

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