The Goblin War
By Hilari Bell
(HarperTeen, Hardcover, 9780061651052, 320pp.)
Publication Date: October 2011
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Tobin has finally crossed back from the Otherworld, where he was trapped in mortal peril for monthsonly to be captured by the dreaded, bloodthirsty barbarians the moment he enters his own Realm. Meanwhile, the pretty hedgewitch Makenna and her legion of goblins are still trying to find a way out of the Otherworld before it fatally drains their magic and life force. To escape, they will need help from the spirits that live therebut that aid will not come freely.
Now the barbarians are out to take over the Realm, and only Makenna, Tobin, and his younger brother, Jeriah, know what is needed to stop them. Theyll need to work togetherand with the goblinsto formulate a plan. The answer lies with the Otherworld spirits and also with the blood amulets that give infinite power to the barbarians. The question is: Can they band together and save the Realm in time?
In Hilari Bells thrilling finale of the Goblin trilogy, alliances are once again tested, and the fate of the entire kingdom rests in the hands of some unexpected heroes. Readers will relish this epics intricate politics, high adventure, and intensely satisfying conclusion.
Hilari Bell used to work as a reference librarian, but she now writes science fiction and fantasy for kids and teens from her home base in Denver, Colorado. Hilaris favorite activity is camping, when she spends all her time reading and hiking. She says, Camping is the only time I can get in enough reading. Well, I take that backwhen it comes to reading, theres no such thing as enough.
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