Adarae jolted as the feeling surged through her. She looked carefully at not one, but two little faces and felt the warm power within them. No one suspected it could be two, but the strength pulsing from them was undeniable. They stared back into her eyes.
Fifteen-year-old Erin and her twin brother, Bain, had never seen the secluded cabin in the woods by their home. Upon e...more
They are introduced to this new world slowly, and are trained in magic, sw...more
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The setting and characters remind me of Fablehaven by Brandon Mull--so much creativity...more
I was sad when it ended because I felt like there could be so much more to the story, but then I read she is writing another book. That makes me happy. I will for sure read it.
I put 3 stars because during the training part it...more
Erin and Bain are orphaned teenagers who live with their grandpa Jessie. They spend most of their time alone, while grandpa is at work. Erin is the brainy bookworm, and Bain is a jock- one summer day, while exploring the forest around their home, they stumble across an enchanted house in the woods.
You can read the rest of my review here...more
Slow to start, but becomes exciting as the story progresses.
Readalike to Fablehaven. Also some elements reminded me...more