The Purple Emperor

The Purple Emperor : Faerie Wars II

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When Henry gets called back to the Faerie Realm to help his friends Holly and Pyrgus he has to be more resourceful and brave than he could ever have thought possible. When Pyrgus and Holly are confronted with their greatest fear they too have to prove themselves to be courageous beyond their own expectations. With the help of Mr Fogarty and the marvellous Madam Cardui the futures of these brilliant young protagonists are worked out in a masterful plot that will hold the reader gripped from start to more

Product details

  • 12-17
  • Hardback | 432 pages
  • 134 x 196 x 42mm | 458.14g
  • Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0747574790
  • 9780747574798

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"A master of the hairpin turn, leading readers in one direction and suddenly reversing their expectations . . . Brennan excels at maintaining suspense."--"New York Times " "This sequel is off to a galloping start . . . and the conclusions promise more to come."--"Booklist "on "Purple Emperor"show more

About Herbie Brennan

Herbie Brennan lives and works in County Carlow, Ireland. He is the author of many wonderful books for children and adults including our own Faerie Wars and Zartog's Remote. Herbie is already working on the third book featuring the adventures of Henry, Pyrgus and their many friends (and foe!).show more

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5,953 ratings
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4 36% (2,152)
3 27% (1,627)
2 7% (388)
1 1% (83)
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