The Ironwood Tree
First a pack of vile, smelly goblins snatch Simon. Then a band of elves try to entrap Jared. Why is the entire faerie world so eager to get their hands on Spiderwick's Guide? And will the Grace children be left alone, now that the Guide has mysteriously disappeared? Don't count on it! At school,... show more
First a pack of vile, smelly goblins snatch Simon. Then a band of elves try to entrap Jared. Why is the entire faerie world so eager to get their hands on Spiderwick's Guide? And will the Grace children be left alone, now that the Guide has mysteriously disappeared? Don't count on it! At school, someone is running around pretending to be Jared, and it's not Simon. To make matters even worse, now Mallory has disappeared and something foul in the water is killing off all the plants and animals for miles around. Clues point to the old abandoned quarry, just outside of town. Dwarves have taken over an abandoned mine there. And the faerie world's abuzz with the news that a creature with plans to rule the world has offered them a gift to join with him - he's given them a queen...
Publisher: Simon & Schuster UK
Pages no: 111
Edition language: English
Series: The Spiderwick Chronicles (#4)
Two thumbs up for the Spiderwick Chronicles! Fun. Short. Beautifully illustrated. Fairies, unicorns, elves, trolls, dwarves, goblins--all your standard fantasy creatures get some spotlight. Hits the bulls eye for being content-accessible for their target audience without talking down to them. In...
Loved this one! My favorite one in the series so far.
Die Hälfte der Bücher hab ich nun durch ;) Man ist gleich wieder mitten im Geschehen, was passiert in dem Buch, eine Menge ! Mallory wird entführt von den Zwergen und wird für sie zu Schneewittchen gemacht. Die Zwillinge gehen auf Reisen um sie zu retten und landen bei den Zwergen und deren Welt aus...
This was a very cool addition to the series. It is packed with adventure (none of which made it into the movie). Great descriptions, I really enjoyed the setup of the dwarven caves. The fourth book contains a scene that is a little movie violent than the previous books, although not much detail is i...
The lesson in this book definitely seems to be tell your parent/ guardian when serious things are going down. It's hard to review this book without spoilers but the world expands again in a really beautiful manner, I would totally live with dwarves. Underground? No sunlight? Precious metals? If it h...