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Aru Shah and the City of Gold

(Pandava Quartet #4)

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Aru Shah and her sisters--including one who also claims to be the Sleeper's daughter--must find their mentors Hanuman and Urvashi in Lanka, the city of gold, before war breaks out between the devas and asuras.

Aru has just made a wish on the tree of wishes, but she can't remember what it was. She's pretty sure she didn't wish for a new sister, one who looks strangely famili
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Hardcover, 400 pages
Expected publication: April 6th 2021 by Rick Riordan Presents
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Jenya I think that other options will come out later...you know how paperback comes out like a year later? It's still 5 months before release (TT^TT), so st…moreI think that other options will come out later...you know how paperback comes out like a year later? It's still 5 months before release (TT^TT), so stay on the lookout when it comes out!(less)
K.C. Kara is the daughter of the sleeper, or at least that is what she claims in the Epilogue of "Aru Shah and the Tree of Wishes".…moreKara is the daughter of the sleeper, or at least that is what she claims in the Epilogue of "Aru Shah and the Tree of Wishes".(less)

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Mrinmayi
Jul 12, 2020 marked it as willsacrifice-maryams-soul-for-this
LOOK AT THE COVER!!!



Finally!!! Now I should probably calm down..
But there is RAAVAN on the cover!!
I am losing my calm...



Just in case you didn't know...Raavan is probably one of my favourite villain from the Indian mythology
Excited to see how he is reimagined in this one...

Umm...maybe I shouldn't be this excited for Raavan's books because of the fact that I was named after Sita
Raavan kidnapped Sita...and took her to Lanka(Raavan's homeland) against her will
Her husband Ram declared war against Raa
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Alyson Kent
Apr 11, 2020 marked it as i-need
I needed this book yesterday. I gotta wait a year. Wah.
ikram
CAN WE TALK ABOUT HOW GORGEOUS THE COVER IS??????
Fanna
Jun 18, 2020 marked it as to-read
Shelves: 2021-releases
June 18, 2020: THE book I'm waiting for, like THE THE THE book I'm desperately waiting for. Especially after this cover that has just been revealed because I can't stop staring at all the details and this demon king is OH MY, I'm so excited to see how this journey would unfold for Aru and her friends!

Aru Shah & the End of Time ★★★★★
Aru Shah & the Song of Death ★★★★★
Aru Shah & the Tree of Wishes ★★★★★
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Ashley
Aug 19, 2020 marked it as to-read
THIS COVER = PERFECTIONNN ! Cannot WAIT!
Jason
Apr 09, 2020 rated it it was amazing
I didn’t read this book because it still one month away... However, I have seven predictions for this book.
1. We’ll see the reincarnation of Karna, and she’ll be some type of anti-hero
2. We’ll visit Lanka, the City of Gold, why? Because the 4th book is called Aru Shah and the City of Gold
3. Therefore, we’ll meet Kubera, the ruler of the city!
4. We’ll see Hanuman and Uravashi again....
5. Maybe, the Pandavas need to steal a treasure or maybe Kubera is going to be attacked.... so they have to defen
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Enne
Jul 17, 2020 marked it as unreleased
this cover is so pretty im crying why isn't it 2021 yet ...more
Tova
Oct 05, 2019 marked it as 2021-releases
I really hope Karna is in this book because that would be epic.
Haya
May 06, 2020 marked it as to-read
update 31/10/20
BITCH THE COVER???? IM SOBBING CRYING SHAKING I MISS THEM SO MUCH LOOK AT MY BABIES GO YES LEGENDS I LOVE U SO MUCH
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No thoughts head empty only this

((also I only have one prediction and it's that Kara will be karna that's it u heard it here folks I know I'm right 😌💅🏾))
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devanshi (your resident loud person)
if the reincarnation of karna comes in secretly allied with the sleeper then omg
what if she feeds the others lies about aru or how she didn't kill him in the first book or bla bla bla and everyone turns against her, like her vision
omg karma would basically turn the war omg
and lankaaaaaa eeeeeeeeeep
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Demi Kuiper
Jun 19, 2020 rated it it was amazing
Can't wait to read this book! Rick Riordan just released the cover on his fb page and it looks so good!! ...more
Ryan Bada
May 10, 2020 marked it as to-read
5/10/20 - GIVE IT TO ME NOW (after finishing book 3)
Awesomegirl242
Sep 03, 2020 marked it as to-read
I can't tell you how excited I am for this. We get to see all the Pandava sisters again and meet Kara, who claims to be the Sleeper's daughter. I am hoping for some awesome, sweet and shippy Shahcharya (Aru x Aiden) moments. I want to see Aru and the main protagonists grow and mature even more. I want to see Aiden's and Aru's face when they realize that the Pandava Draupadi loved (romantically) more than the others was Arjuna. I am excited to see Ravana come to life (as shown in the cover). I'm ...more
I am
Jun 26, 2020 rated it really liked it
The cover is very beautiful (especially the background) i am very excited for this book. Hopefully this will be great. 😀💕By the time this will come i would have read all the three books (i have completed the 1st one recently). And I am ready to jump into an another cool and adventurous series✌
Here i come!!!
❄︎ vaishnave  parameswaran ❄︎
tell me why the character development and action in this middle-grade series (and the PJO series) is better than most YA books, books that are MEANT for more action and development.
Rosie M. Banks
Nov 02, 2020 marked it as to-read
I didn't expect to enjoy this series so much. Can't wait for this book to come out!
Ravana is on the front cover and it seems like it will take place in Lanka, so I am sure this book is going to take some wild turns. With the way Chokshi wrote Surpanakha's story, it will be nice to see how she redeems Ravana as well.
A lot of people want to see Karna in this book, and guess what? I think Karna is already in the story... as Kara! It kind of makes sense, as a missing sister and that sort of thing,
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Maria M
Sep 19, 2020 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: need-to-read
The cover is so awesome!!! I literally CANNOT wait for the release! Waiting a year sounds like waiting a millenium!
Aarya Patel
Jul 22, 2020 rated it it was amazing
Im waiting for the book to come out and im suffering!!!!!!!!!!!! Whhhhyyyyy I want to read it nowwww!
Lili
Apr 23, 2020 rated it it was amazing
I read that this is only going to be a 4 book series so this will be the last one!
Tim Ireland
Aug 12, 2020 rated it it was amazing
I love the Aru Shah books i realy want the third book!
Mel
Jun 22, 2020 marked it as to-read
The cliffhanger of the last book is so EVIL, Roshani....I CAN'T WAIT FOR MORE ARU!!!!!!!! ...more
BonBon :3
Sep 03, 2020 rated it it was amazing
THE COVER IS.AMAZING. this is torture naaaaaaagh whhhy this looks soo good. I WANT TO READ THIS ALREADY!!!!
Guinealover
I cannot wait for the next book!!!
What am I going to read until it comes out????
CityGirl22
Oct 14, 2020 marked it as to-read
It isn't out yet, but....
THE MITOCHONDRIA IS THE POWERHOUSE OF THE CELL

I know I'm gonna love it
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Avocado Reader
Sep 17, 2020 marked it as to-read
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Cress
Nov 24, 2020 marked it as to-read
Almost 4 months to go...we'll get through this!

(hopefully this link works...) https://www.timeanddate.com/countdown...
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Maria Wang
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Nov 14, 2020
Susie Marie
rated it it was amazing
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Roshani Chokshi is the author of commercial and critically acclaimed books for middle grade and young adult readers that draws on world mythology and folklore. Her work has been nominated for the Locus and Nebula awards, and has frequently appeared on Best of The Year lists from Barnes and Noble, Forbes, Buzzfeed and more. Her New York Times bestselling series includes The Star-Touched Queen duolo ...more

Other books in the series

Pandava Quartet (4 books)
  • Aru Shah and the End of Time (Pandava Quartet, #1)
  • Aru Shah and the Song of Death (Pandava Quartet, #2)
  • Aru Shah and the Tree of Wishes (Pandava Quartet, #3)

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