When the ninth gate calls, who can resist its summons? An old evil has arisen - freed from its subterranean prison and seeking to escape the binding silver hemispheres which prevent it from finally unleashing its terrible powers. Lirael, newly come into her inheritance as the... show more
When the ninth gate calls, who can resist its summons?
An old evil has arisen - freed from its subterranean prison and seeking to escape the binding silver hemispheres which prevent it from finally unleashing its terrible powers.
Lirael, newly come into her inheritance as the Abhorsen-in-Waiting, knows that the fate of the world is in her hands. With only a vision from the Clayr to guide her, and the uncertain help of her companions — Sam, the Disreputable Dog, and Mogget — Lirael sets out on her perilous mission.
Then answer must be found somewhere in Life or Death - but can a former Second Assistant Librarian possibly discover the means to defeat the Destroyer...before it is too late?
Publish date: 2005-01-03
Pages no: 396
Edition language: English
Series: Abhorsen (#3)
Despite their new destinies, Lirael and Sam continue their plan to recue Nick and stop whatever he is unearthing. Slowly the pair come to discover what it is: Lirael embraces her destiny as not only the Abhorsen-in-Waiting, but a Remembrancer as well, someone who can See the past like her Clayr sist...
Abhorsen used to be the final book in the trilogy of the same name, but Garth Nix has since written a prequel novel and a follow up novella, with a fifth book currently in the works (eeep!!) Abhorsen is nonetheless a conclusion of sorts, wrapping up the harrowing adventure that started in Lirael and...
Hey guys, I hope you all are having a great day and this is my review to Abhorsen by Garth Nix! The Ninth was strong and fought with might, But lone Orannis was put out of the light, Broken in two and buried under hill, Forever to lie there, wishing us ill. So says the song. But Orannis, the Destr...
Abhorsen by Garth Nix Original Publication Year: 2003 Genre(s): YA, Fantasy Series: Abhorsen #3; Review of Sabriel, Review of Lirael Awards: None Format: Audio (cds from Library) Narrated by: Tim Curry Right from the start this book produced powerful emotions in me. I was so caught up in the fate...
I really do love this series. And this may be my favorite book in it. The trip through death was fascinating and kind of terrifying. It was cool to see the parts we never did get to see in Sabriel. The well sequence is one of those things that has continued to haunt me since the first time ...