By Bryan Perro
"A clever selection for die-hard myth enthusiasts. . . . enthusiasts of Cornelia Funke's Inkheart trilogy will approve."--Booklist
Amos Daragon's lifestyles adjustments ceaselessly the day a mermaid supplies him a masks in a position to harnessing the power of the wind—and appoints Amos because the new masks Wearer. His activity: to discover the mask for the opposite parts, earth, hearth, and water. basically then will Amos be totally empowered to conflict the evil forces that threaten to smash the stability of nature and plunge the area into darkness.
To satisfy his future, Amos needs to make his technique to the mysterious woods of Tarkasis. yet a depraved sorcerer is terrorizing the land, trying to find a cranium pendant that used to be stolen from him—a pendant that conceals a mystery weapon. what's going to Amos do whilst the pendant falls into his arms? Will Beorf, a boy who can morph right into a undergo, and Medusa, a snake-haired gorgon, develop into buddy or foe? and may Amos grasp any of his newfound talents as masks Wearer in time to stand an impressive enemy? His chanllenges are nice . . . and they are simply beginning.
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Extra info for Amos Daragon #1: The Mask Wearer
It’s the merriens—sea creatures who resemble mermaids but who are repulsively ugly and brutal—who do this. The merriens use their voices to cast spells and ensnare seamen. ” As she spoke, Amos noticed large cuts in her armor. ” he asked. “I’m sure I can help you. Let me go to the forest. ” “You’re kind,” the mermaid said. “Unfortunately, I am doomed to die soon. I was in a battle with merriens and my wounds are deep. ” She paused and held up an object. “What I want is for you to take this white stone and go to Gwenfadrille, who lives in the woods of Tarkasis.
Have no fear. I am suspicious of the birds because they are nosy and rude,” she said. “They spy, and they love to eat fish far too much to be trusted. When you see me, you’ll understand what I mean. I’ll tell you again that I intend no harm. ” Amos entered the grotto, feeling his way in the dark toward the voice. Suddenly, a soft blue light wrapped itself along the ground and uneven walls. Small puddles of water glistened. All the humidity of the cavern sparkled. It was magical. Each drop had its own shade of blue.
He’s all we have. ” Lord Edonf knocked Amos to the ground with a swift kick. “Why don’t you eat stone soup? ” Amos watched as Edonf and his two guards walked away with the precious animal. The fat man was singing and laughing. Amos too was rejoicing. He had played his part well. He mounted Edonf’s horse and attached the two other horses’ bridles to his own. Then he went directly to the clearing at the foot of the mountain where his father and mother were waiting. And so a new tale spread in the kingdom of Omain.