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The Ropemaker - Peter Dickinson, Ian P. Andrew
The Ropemaker
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Tilja has grown up in the peaceful Valley, which is protected from the fearsome Empire by an enchanted forest. But the forest’s power has begun to fade and the Valley is in danger. Tilja is the youngest of four brave souls who venture into the Empire together to find the mysterious magician who... show more
Tilja has grown up in the peaceful Valley, which is protected from the fearsome Empire by an enchanted forest. But the forest’s power has begun to fade and the Valley is in danger. Tilja is the youngest of four brave souls who venture into the Empire together to find the mysterious magician who can save the Valley. And much to her amazement, Tilja gradually learns that only she, an ordinary girl with no magical powers, has the ability to protect her group and their quest from the Empire’s sorcerers.From the Hardcover edition.
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780385730631 (0385730632)
Publisher: Delacorte Books for Young Readers
Pages no: 384
Edition language: English
Series: The Ropemaker (#1)
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1.0 The Ropemaker
I picked this one up at the library because I liked the sound of the blurb but sadly, it was an immense disappointment and I got bored with it about halfway through.Tilja and her family live in the Valley, an area that was surrounded by an impenetrable forest to one side and a glacier to the other, ...
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It was interesting to contrast this enjoyable, well-written YA fantasy book with Ursula LeGuin's "Voices," which I read recently. Both deal with a pair of young people from a remote, isolated valley, and their families.While both situation and family are, in LeGuin's view, unrelentingly negative, to...
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