The Golden Door

The Golden Door

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The start of a stirring fantasy trilogy from Emily Rodda, the internationally bestselling author of Dragons of Deltora! The walled city of Weld is under attack from ferocious flying creatures that raid in the night, bringing death and destruction. The Warden calls for volunteers to find and destroy the enemy sending invaders, and the heroes of Weld answer the call one by one, never to return. Rye is officially too young to go, but his brothers are among the lost and he must find them. What terrors await him beyond the Wall?show more

Product details

  • 9-12
  • Paperback | 264 pages
  • 132 x 190 x 20mm | 200g
  • Scholastic Paperbacks
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 0545429919
  • 9780545429917
  • 75,743

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Praise for THE GOLDEN DOOR: "A well-realized, high-fantasy world. . . . The fast-paced, accessible story will leave readers anticipating Rye's next adventure." -- BOOKLIST "Rodda's world-building is, as always, excellent . . . " -- SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL Praise for THE KEY TO RONDO: "Rodda trusts her readers and gives them sweetness and real emotion with zero sentimentality." -- KIRKUS, starred review "The rollicking, action-packed plot moves along quickly and twists keep readers guessing . . ." -- SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNALshow more

About Emily Rodda

Emily Rodda is the author of the hugely successful Deltora Quest series and has more than eight million of her books in print. Winner of the Children's Book Council of Australia's Book of the Year Award (Younger Readers) a record five times, she seems to know instinctively what children want to read. She currently lives in Sydney, more

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1,875 ratings
4.07 out of 5 stars
5 37% (696)
4 39% (729)
3 19% (358)
2 4% (72)
1 1% (20)
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