Deltora Quest, Volume 9

Deltora Quest, Volume 9

By Emily Rodda; Makoto Niwand (Illustrator)

Kodansha Comics, Paperback, 9781612620152, 176pp.

Publication Date: November 20, 2012

Lief, Barda, and Jasmine arrive at Dread Mountain in search of the fifth gem. As soon as they begin their ascent, they are attacked by a vicious monster called a Vraal. Face to face with the ferocious beast, and surrounded by giant thorns, our heroes have nowhere to run.

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.