The Golden Door

The Golden Door

By Emily Rodda

Scholastic Press, Hardcover, 9780545429900, 264pp.

Publication Date: October 2012


The start of a stirring fantasy trilogy from Emily Rodda, the internationally bestselling author of Dragons of Deltora!

The walled city of Weld is under attck from ferocious flying creatures that raid in the night, bringing death and destruction. The Warden calls for Volunteers to find and destroy the Enemy sending invaders, and the heroes of Weld answer the call one by one, never to return. Rye is oficially too young to go, but his brothers are among the lost and he must find them. What terrors await him beyond the Wall?

About the Author
Emily Rodda is one of Australia s most successful, popular and versatile writers, who has won the Children s Book Council of Australia Book of the Year Award for a record five times. A former editor of The Women s Weekly, Emily is also the best-selling author of adult mysteries under her own name of Jennifer Rowe. Her children s books, for a range of ages and genres, exhibit a mastery of plot and character.