The Monster in the Hollows (The Wingfeather Saga #3)
Janner Wingfeather's father was the High King of Anniera. But his father is gone. The kingdom has fallen. The royal family is on the run, and the Fang armies of Gnag the Nameless are close behind.
Janner and his family hope to find refuge in the last safe place in the world: the Green Hollows--a land of warriors feared even by Fangs of Da...more
I love Andrew Peter...more
It was totally worth the wait!
Rarely have I had so much fun reading a book. The Wingfeather Saga is a tremendously go...more
It's a story about the children attempting to assimilate into a new culture and figure out how to do life (simple things like make friends, go to school, survive bullies, etc.). It's also a story about Kalmar'...more
But Andrew Peterson is not merely a singer/songwriter. He is a master storyteller, no matter the medium. And in the Wingfeather Saga, I was pleasantly surprise--blown away--to find a truly precious...more
I will admit my bias from the beginning. I am a fan. However, bias or not these books stand on their own. Andrew has crafted a wonderful story and in the process shown us ourselves. As Socraties attemped to wake up the Athenians and reveal truth only to garner their hatred, Andrew Peterson has succeeded and won our affection.
He knows how to wrap up a chapter so that you have no choice but to read the next, and the next.
I don't think this book should be read without first reading t...more
But it's okay. We need different plots to keep life interesting. Once I understood that this would not be the last book in a trilogy, I enjoyed the book even more. The silliness and humor of the first book has gone away and the characters become more poignant, even tragic....more
A royal family on the run with Gnag the Nameless and his army of fangs hotly pursing them. Now the high king and his family must seek refuge in their homeland, Green Hollows. It’s rumored to be the most secure land in the world. Not even Gnag the Nameless...more
Essentially, this is climbing my list of favorite series pretty quickly. It doesn't surpass Lord of the Rings, Narnia, Potter, etc. Still, there's a wonderful light...more
Do yourself a favor, and read http://www.goodreads.com/book/show/16...
Peterson's style is so heartwarming and understanding of what makes boys and girls tick. Yes. Yes. What about all the "beastitudenessness"? Well, like dealing with orcs, de...more
As the Throne Warden, Janner is pledged to protect his younger brother. In school, at home, on the playing field. Each day presents new challenges as he and his siblings adjust to life in...more
While in the first two books they had action and adventure, 'The Monster in the Hollows' has something that they haven't had in...more
But not only are these great stories, Peterson is clearly attempting to create a sort of Middle Earth or Narnia universe of his own. He's...more