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The First Collier

The First Collier

Series: Guardians of Ga'Hoole (Book #9)
by Kathryn Lasky

The fantastic prequel trilogy to the bestselling series Guardians of Ga'Hoole begins!

It is a time of Legends and a time of chaos. Warlords vie for power and marauding outlaws roam the land. Good King Hrath and his queen, Siv, noble Spotted Owls struggle to keep peace in their kingdom. Grank, noble Spotted Owl, friend and supporter of King Hrath, has exiled himself to Beyond the Beyond, where he has developed his firesight and learns how to work with embers, fire and how to forge metals. He is the First Collier. Deep in a volcano in the farthest reaches of Beyond the Beyond, he discovers a magical Ember but fears its awful powers will be misused and hides it again.

Ages
11, 12, 13
Interest Level
Grades 3 - 7
Grade Level Equivalent
5.2
Lexile Measure
850L
DRA
50
Guided Reading
V
Publisher
Scholastic Inc.
Book Type
Chapter Book
Number of Pages
208
Genre
Series, Fantasy, Science Fiction and Fantasy

About the Author

Kathryn Lasky Newbery Honor author Kathryn Lasky's body of work ranges from such critically acclaimed books as Beyond the Burning Time to the bestselling Guardians of Ga'Hoole series.

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