The Shadow Throne (the Ascendance Trilogy, Book 3)

The Shadow Throne (the Ascendance Trilogy, Book 3) : Book 3 of the Ascendance Trilogy

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War is coming. . . . Join Jaron as he embarks on his final adventure!
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Product details

  • 12-17
  • Hardback | 317 pages
  • 149 x 218 x 28mm | 445g
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Maps
  • 0545284171
  • 9780545284172
  • 251,208

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Praise for the Ascendance Trilogy

A New York Times Notable Children's Book
A Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year
A Chicago Public Library "Best of the Best" Children's Book Selection
Winner of the Cybils Award for Middle-Grade Fantasy & Science Fiction

"A page-turner." -- New York Times Book Review

"Sage proves to be a compelling character whose sharp mind and shrewd self-possession will make readers eager to follow him into a sequel." -- Wall Street Journal

"A swashbuckling origin story . . . chock-full of alluring details for adventure-loving boys." -- Los Angeles Times

"An impressive, promising story." -- Publishers Weekly, starred review

"Ruthless ambition, fierce action and plotting, complex characters, and lots of sword play keep pages flipping." -- Kirkus Reviews

"Should appeal to fans of . . . Suzanne Collins. . . . A sure-fire mix of adventure, mystery, and suspense." -- The Horn Book

"A fast-paced and thrilling read with twists and turns that never let up." -- School Library Journal
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About Jennifer A Nielsen

Jennifer A. Nielsen is the acclaimed author of the New York Times and USA Today bestselling Ascendance Trilogy: The False Prince, The Runaway King, and The Shadow Throne. She also wrote the Mark of the Thief trilogy: Mark of the Thief, Rise of the Wolf, and Wrath of the Storm; the standalone fantasy The Scourge; the historical thriller A Night Divided; and Book Six of the Infinity Ring series, Behind Enemy Lines. Jennifer lives in northern Utah with her husband, their three children, and a perpetually muddy dog.
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20,310 ratings
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5 47% (9,609)
4 34% (6,870)
3 15% (3,074)
2 3% (624)
1 1% (133)
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