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The Land of the Silver Apples: The Sea of Trolls Series, Book 2

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THE CHILDREN FROM THE SEA OF TROLLS BRAVE THEIR WORST NIGHTMARES -- UNDERGROUND. Jack is amazed to have caused an earthquake. He is thirteen, after all, and only a bard-in-training. But his sister, Lucy, has been stolen by the Lady of the Lake; stolen a second time in her young life, as he learns to his terror. Caught between belief in the old gods and Christianity (790 AD, Britain), Jack calls upon his ash wood staff to subdue a passel of unruly monks, and, for his daring, ends up in a knucker hole. It is unforgettable -- for the boy and for readers -- as are the magical reappearance of the berserker Thorgil from a burial by moss; new characters Pega, a slave girl from Jack's village, and the eager-to-marry-her Bugaboo (a hobgoblin king); kelpies; yarthkins; and elves (not the enchanted sprites one would expect but the fallen angels of legend). Rarely does a sequel enlarge so brilliantly the world of the first story. Look for the conclusion in The Islands of the Blessed in 2009.
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subject_facet Bards and bardism, Bards and bardism -- Fiction, Druids and druidism, Druids and druidism -- Fiction, Elves, Elves -- Fiction, Goblins, Goblins -- Fiction, Mythology -- Fiction, Mythology, Norse, Mythology. -- Fiction, Saxons, Saxons -- Fiction
title_display The Land of the Silver Apples
title_full The Land of the Silver Apples / Nancy Farmer, The Land of the Silver Apples / Nancy Farmer ; [illustrations by Rick Sardinha], The Land of the Silver Apples The Sea of Trolls Series, Book 2
title_short The Land of the Silver Apples
title_sub The Sea of Trolls Series, Book 2
topic_facet Bards and bardism, Druids and druidism, Elves, Fantasy, Goblins, Mythology, Mythology, Norse, Saxons, Young Adult Fiction