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Prince Etcheon and the Secret of the Ancient

3.76 of 5 stars 3.76  ·  rating details  ·  29 ratings  ·  11 reviews
Join Prince Etcheon as he discovers the meaning of friendship and love, loyalty and bravery, and strength and determination on his adventure of self-discovery! When Granna Fela dies, Etcheon discovers that he is a prince, his life is in danger, and his parents are doomed to die. With the help of a mysterious girl, a tree with magical powers, and several amazing animals, Et ...more
Paperback, 309 pages
Published November 1st 2008 by Horizon Publishers & Distributors
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Prince Etcheon and the Secret of the Ancient is an intriguing journey of a prince destined to saved his imperiled kingdom. JoAnn Arnold's writing is picturesque, each page a new beautifully painted canvas. It did take a bit of time for the book to get to the exciting parts, but it is due to the fact that a lot is required to prepare Prince Etcheon for the future and you meet some incredible characters along the way. It is also interesting to watch the prince evolve and grow as he is being readie ...more
Melanie
Two year old Etcheon was safely whisked away as a child by Granna Fela to another world, protecting him from the evil ones who wanted to kill him. Granna Fela passes on and Etcheon is brought into the life that was meant for him.. Prince Etcheon the younger.
His training begins with a wizard’s daughter named Taraini. Etcheon is taught by 2 Danes with whom he can communicate. They teach him to distinguish scents and to use scent to his advantage. A panther then teaches him speed and agility and h
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Mareena
Nov 24, 2011 Mareena rated it 5 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: Any Young Adult
Recommended to Mareena by: Michelle at a Book Tour Group
Etcheon tries to live with the grief of his Granna Fela's passing, however the day after she is buried, Etcheon is visited by a stranger who claims that Etcheon is being followed by evil. Etcheon is shocked to learn that he is descended from royalty and that his Granna Fela was not his grandmother.

Now, Etcheon goes on a quest to discover his history; aided by special animals and a girl from a different realm who agrees to be his tutor, he searches for a way to save his parents and his kingdom fr
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Wendy Hines
First, I want to comment about the cover. It is so vibrant and full of detail! I absolutely love it. When Etcheon's beloved Grandmother dies, he learns that he his parents are alive, parents he has never met. They are King and Queen and he is a Prince! But he must go to another dimension to learn how to be the warrior he needs to be to defeat the evil wizard holding his parents. With magical and talking creatures, magic, battles and more, Etcheon learns many moral lessons to help him with his jo ...more
Aimee (Getting Your Read On)
I liked this book but I think my kids will probably like it better than I did. Wizards, talking creatures, battles...yes, my kids will really like this book. Good conquers Evil.
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Vicki
I thoroughly enjoyed this fantasy adventure in such a delightful sounding new world created by Joann! I hope she will write more in this realm!
Emily
this book was amazing i totally loved it! it has magic and creatures and its plot was perfect it was one of my favorites
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Feb 17, 2013 Inspired Kathy marked it as to-read
Enjoying this one but it is taking me forever to read. Why I don't know it's just 300 pages but it's not a quick read.
Debbie
I liked Jo Ann Arnold's other books better than this one, but it was interesting to read.
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