Abhorsen (Book, 2004) [WorldCat.org]
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Author: Garth Nix
Publisher: Crows Nest, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 2004.
Series: Old Kingdom trilogy, bk. 3.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Only Lirael can confront the Destroyer. With her companions, Sameth, Mogget and the Disreputable dog, she races across the Old Knigdom, battling Shadow Hands and dark necromancers, to reach Ancelstierre before it is too late. But what hope can one young woman have against an evil with the power to destroy life itself?

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Teen fiction
Fantasy fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Garth Nix
ISBN: 1741143071 9781741143072
OCLC Number: 62906502
Notes: Previously published: 2003.
Book three in Garth Nix's internationally acclaimed Old Kingdom fantasy trilogy that began with Sabriel and Lirael.
Awards: Short-listed for Aurealis Award 2003 (Australia)
Short-listed for Fantasy 2003 (Australia)
Target Audience: Suggested level: secondary.
Description: xi, 426 pages : illustrations, map ; 18 cm
Series Title: Old Kingdom trilogy, bk. 3.
Responsibility: Garth Nix.


Beneath the earth, a force lies waiting, greedy for freedom. As the Old Kingdom falls once more people look to Abhorsen to save them. Yet Abhorsen is lost, only Lirael has any chance of stopping the  Read more...


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'Breathtaking, bittersweet, and utterly unforgettable.' KIRKUS REVIEWS'An explosive prologue sets the stage for Nix's riveting continuation of the story begun in Sabrieland Lirael... Read more...

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