<p>#1 <i>New York Times</i> bestseller Brandon Mull launches Scholastic's wildly popular multiplatform phenomenon.</p><br /><p> </p><br /><p>Four children separated by vast distances all undergo the same ritual, watched by cloaked strangers. Four flashes of light erupt, and from them emerge the unmistakable shapes of incredible beasts: a wolf, a leopard, a panda, and a falcon. Suddenly the paths of these children, and the world, have been changed forever.</p><br /><p> </p><br /><p>Enter the world of Erdas, where every child who comes of age must discover if they have a spirit animal, a rare bond between human and beast that bestows great powers to both. A dark force has risen from distant and long-forgotten lands, and has begun an onslaught that will ravage the world. Now the fate of Erdas has fallen on the shoulders of four young strangers, and on you.</p><br /><p> </p><br /><p>Part engrossing book series, part action role-playing game. Discover your spirit animal and join the adventure.</p>
From the publisher of The 39 Clues™ and Infinity Ring™, a new multiplatform fantasy adventure—with many themes and learning opportunities to explore. This discussion guide meets Common Core State Standards.
Multiplatform books can be read on their own for a complete and satisfying experience, and readers can also deepen their engagement with the story by exploring the online components: games, quizzes, character interactions, forums, and more. Students at different skill levels with a variety of interests will be able to engage with these series: The 39 Clues, Spirit Animals, TombQuest, and Infinity Ring.