Posts Tagged "Atheneum Books for Young Readers"

Shadows Cast by Stars by Catherine Knutsson

Posted by on Dec 29, 2014 in Book Reviews, British Columbia | 0 comments

Summary: Driven from their home to protect their lives, Cassandra and her family retreat to an island protected by a land treaty for aboriginal people. Going there isn’t their first choice or the easiest because the island is protected by a supernatural barrier, but they come to adjust to their new surroundings. While a haven for the aboriginals who are being hunted, this protection comes at a price for the spirit world and the supernaturals trapped on the island. Though she doesn’t know it yet, Cassandra holds the key to righting the wrongs of the past but doing so will mean...

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Witchlanders by Lena Coakley

Posted by on Jun 25, 2014 in Book Reviews, Ontario | 0 comments

Summary: Ryder and Falpian are two teens from the¬†warring Witchlander and Baen people. Raised to hate each other and to believe in different deities, when they come in closer contact and realise they are linked through a mysterious mind connection, their first instinct is to kill one another. But when Falpian’s father tries to have him assassinated and the witches from Ryder’s community won’t acknowledge that his mother Mabis can see the evil that will soon befall them, Ryder and Falpian must find a way to work together to unravel the secrets surrounding the contention...

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