The Turbatus Bones (The Bone of Evil #1)
by Jack Speight
There are four Turbatus Bones: HEALING, LIGHT, FORTUNE, and EVIL. Together, they give the power to travel through space and time. Apart, they can heal, reveal, destine, or doom anyone foolish enough to pick them up. And they are currently scattered across the fierce and fantastical realm of Tarkan. When young orphan Jackson Walker discovers it is in his power to reunite th...more
Paperback, 304 pages
Published January 2012 by Createspace
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
(showing 1-13 of 13)
I began reading this book and was immediately impressed. The book was fast-paced like every adventure ought to be, and the short chapters really added to the appeal of this book as a quest novel. You can't really go wrong with a crotchety old woman with several missing appendages and an over-sized St. Bernard who speaks and never bathes. I loved that this book has two young boys as protagonists. I had a difficult time at first imagining Jackson and Obu as only 12-year olds. When it comes to the...more
Jack Speight lives on an island off the coast of Maine with his beautifully clumsy wife, two unexpectedly carefree daughters, an old arthritic dog, and an intermittently leaky roof.More about Jack Speight...