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Tales of the Great Beasts

Tales of the Great Beasts

Series: Spirit Animals
by Emily Seife, Brandon Mull, Billy Merrell, Nick Eliopulos, Gavin Brown

Dive, run, and soar through this exhilarating special edition in the New York Times bestselling series, with a story by WILD BORN author, Brandon Mull.

In the world of Erdas, there's a story of four noble animals who sacrificed everything to protect their homes from the ambitions of a mad king.

Briggan the Wolf, Uraza the Leopard, Jhi the Panda, and Essix the Falcon. Long before they were spirit animals, the four were still legends — Great Beasts, the most powerful beings to roam the wilds of Erdas.

Aided by a brave resistance of humans and animals, they gave their lives to protect the world from a threat more dangerous than any it had seen before: their own kind. Wise and cunning, gentle and ruthless, these are tales of the true heroes and villains in the war that started it all.

9, 10, 11, 12
Interest Level
Grades 4 - 7
Guided Reading
Scholastic Inc.
Number of Pages
Adventure, Fantasy

About the Authors

Emily Seife
Brandon Mull As a child, Brandon Mull wanted to explore other worlds through wardrobes and rabbit holes. When that did not work out, he resorted to daydreaming about such adventures instead. Inspired by the Narnia books and The Lord of the Rings series, Brandon explored imaginary worlds in his mind.
Contributor Image Alt Tag Billy Merrell Billy Merrell is the youngest author to date published by the Push Imprint of Scholastic Inc. His works include Talking in the Dark, a memoir composed of poetry.
Nick Eliopulos Nick Eliopulos lives in Brooklyn and works as a children's book editor in Manhattan.
Gavin Brown Gavin Brown has written stories and designed games for the bestselling Spirit Animals and The 39 Clues series. "Josh Baxter Levels Up" is his first novel.

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