Random House Books for Young Readers, Paperback, 9780375828782, 480pp.
Publication Date: October 11, 2005
New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestselling author Tamora Pierce captured the imagination of readers 20 years ago with Alanna The First Adventure. As of August 2003, she has written 21 books including three completed quartets: The Song of the Lioness, The Immortals, and The Protector of the Small, set in the fantasy realm of Tortall. She has also written the Circle of Magic and The Circle Opens quartets. The author lives in New York, NY.
From the Hardcover edition.
“The humour is wicked, and the plot twists will keep the pages turning to the supremely satisfying end.”—School Library Journal
From the Paperback edition.