A mysterious and powerful fantasy adventure from a Schneider Award winnerIn the near future, most of the population of the United States has been destroyed by the plague. The few remaining survivors live in colonies on the barrier islands off the East Coast. In one colony near Cape Hatteras,... show more
A mysterious and powerful fantasy adventure from a Schneider Award winnerIn the near future, most of the population of the United States has been destroyed by the plague. The few remaining survivors live in colonies on the barrier islands off the East Coast. In one colony near Cape Hatteras, almost all the members have elemental powers and can control wind, water, earth, and fire. All but sixteen-year-old Thomas. When the Guardians, the powerful adult leaders, are kidnapped by pirates seeking to take over their colony, it is up to Thomas and a small group of teens to save them and preserve the mysteries of the island.Fast action, strategy, and mystery churn together into a bold and fresh fantasy from an award-winning author.
Publish date: November 21st 2012
Pages no: 326
Edition language: English
Series: Elemental Trilogy (#1)
I actually got this book out of my local library and liked it so much that I went and got my own copy.
I originally requested this book out of my local library but I liked the book so much that I plan to buy my own copy. I look forward to reading the next installment.
I don't think this book was for me. I wasn't totally captivated by the characters and the plot just didn't grab me. I think the initial idea was nice, I'm a huge fan of books, shows, movies and comics that deal with elemental abilities, but if you're looking for something along the lines of Avatar: ...
I won a copy through Adventures in YA & Children's Publishing.I was all over the place with this one. There were some very successful things, some just successful, some so-so and some that just didn't work for me. It's all jumbled up with things I wish were included, somethings I wish weren't includ...
Elemental By Antony John Genre: YA, Dystopian, Adventure, Elements Format: eARC, 320 pages Published November 21st 2012 by Dial, Penguin Sixteen-year-old Thomas has always been an outsider. The first child born without the power of an Element—earth, water, wind or fire—he has little to ...