Monday, July 16, 2012
Nicholas St. North and the Battle of the Nightmare King by William Joyce and Laura Geringer-ADVISABLE
When a master wizard named Ombric and the families around them are under attack, Nicholas St. North comes to the rescue. But, they have only fought off the first round with Pitch and his ancient evil henchmen. More help is needed. Will their village survive.
The illustrations are amazing and detailed. Book one of the guardians is packed with adventure and ancient lore as we are introduce to some of the characters we already love and just don’t know it. Readers who like magic, fantasy, and hero books will enjoy reading this book. EL (4-6), MS. ADVISABLE.