Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Calvacade: The Unlikely Heroes (The Calvacade Chronicles Book 1)” as Want to Read:
Calvacade: The Unlikely Heroes (The Calvacade Chronicles Book 1)
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Calvacade: The Unlikely Heroes (The Calvacade Chronicles Book 1)

by
really liked it 4.00  ·  Rating details ·  4 ratings  ·  3 reviews
Dragons, giants, and mermaids are only real in fairy tales, right? Thats what Candace used to think. Then one stormy night, her little brother goes missing and she is visited by a stranger who reveals to her that he is a wizard. He hands her a magical amulet called the Zindrel Gias and sends her on a quest to save a fellow wizard named Gildrid from the evil clutches of a ...more
Kindle Edition, 414 pages
Published September 25th 2018
More Details... Edit Details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Calvacade, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Calvacade

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

Showing 1-9
really liked it Average rating 4.00  · 
Rating details
 ·  4 ratings  ·  3 reviews


More filters
 | 
Sort order
Start your review of Calvacade: The Unlikely Heroes (The Calvacade Chronicles Book 1)
Ruth Ann Lingwall
Feb 24, 2020 rated it really liked it
This story started out slow for me. I felt like a large part of that was because of too much narration and description versus emotional connection and action. It was about a quarter of a way into the book that the adventure became interesting enough to me. After that, I became increasingly interested in the characters and their success.

The fantasy land Calvacade is rather unique. There are the usual fantasy characters with a few new types of creatures. Yet the usual fantasy characters often have
...more
Teresa Garcia
This book is a fantasy following the typical heroes journey from the female perspective. Candace when we meet her does not sound like the type of girl that is generally popular in school, though she is not disliked either. This puts our heroine in the normal range. Through the journey she has quite a bit of learning and growing including putting the needs of others ahead of her own and balancing this with staying true to her task of rescuing the wizard Gildrid and overthrowing the evil ...more
Ticklemepnk35
Oct 11, 2018 rated it really liked it
Fantasy adventure!

A fantasy world well created with creatures that are quite familiar to most and others dreamed up by this new author. The adventure is well planned and does not leave one disappointed in the end, as everything is neatly tied up in a bow. The editing could have been better as there are some minor things that are incongruent. I liked how some of the characters evolved and you really cheered them on as they did so. In the end, this is a well thought out adventure with just a hint
...more
Laura Drake
rated it liked it
Mar 03, 2020
Susan Manning
is currently reading it
Sep 28, 2018
SaraLyn Wood Greenwood
is currently reading it
Sep 30, 2018
Heidi
is currently reading it
Oct 15, 2018
Cindy Winget
Jan 18, 2019 added it  ·  (Review from the author)
Arlene
marked it as to-read
Jan 22, 2019
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Readers also enjoyed

  • The Girl Who Could Fly (Piper McCloud, #1)
  • The Blue Sword (Damar, #1)
  • Ms. Rapscott's Girls
  • Summer at Sea (Summer #1)
  • Flecks of Gold
  • Alice in Demonland (Demonland #1)
  • That Boy (That Boy, #1)
  • Walking With Jesus on the Natchez Trace: A Common Man's Encounter With God
  • Newly Wed and Slightly Dead (A Touch of Magic Mysteries #1)
  • Ellen the Harpist
  • Graveyard Shift (Lana Harvey, Reapers Inc., #1)
  • Trolling for Trouble (MAUCs, #1)
  • Fitzwilliam Darcy, Traitor: A Pride & Prejudice Variation
  • The Creeper
  • Where the Stars Meet the Sea
  • Reversed Retellings: The Complete Collection
  • Missing Mercy (Ironwood Plantation Family #3)
See similar books…

News & Interviews

As dedicated readers already know, some of the best and most innovative stories on the shelves come from the constantly evolving realm of young ...
52 likes · 11 comments