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Keys to the Demon Prison

(Fablehaven #5)

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4.43  ·  Rating details ·  66,087 ratings  ·  3,215 reviews
After centuries of plotting, the Sphinx—leader of the Society of the Evening Star—is after the final artifacts needed to open the great demon prison, Zzyxx. If the legendary prison is opened, a tide of evil is certain to usurp control of the world.

In an effort to intercept the final artifacts, Kendra, Seth and the Knights of the Dawn race to strange and exotic preserves ac
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Hardcover, 593 pages
Published March 23rd 2010 by Shadow Mountain (first published January 1st 2010)
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Ethan Fillmore I really think that's a good idea to make a movie for Fablehaven...BUT! the thing that sets Fablehaven apart from Harry Potter is that you have to use…moreI really think that's a good idea to make a movie for Fablehaven...BUT! the thing that sets Fablehaven apart from Harry Potter is that you have to use your imagination! In Harry Potter you can just imagine a part from the movie when reading them. But in Fablehaven you have to imagine it. I mean, which is better the Harry Potter movies or books!? In my opinion, the books. I mean, have you seen the Percy Jackson movies! They're terrible! The books are always better than the movies.(less)

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Chris
Dec 03, 2009 rated it it was amazing
For the record, I'm the publisher. Yes, I've read it. Sorry, I won't be giving anything away. Well, maybe a little something. Chapter 5 in book 5 is the most intense, the most gripping chapter of all the Fablehaven books. Jaw-dropping. I was not prepared for what Brandon Mull pulled out of his sleeve. I doubt anyone will see this coming.

Brandon takes us all over the world, several continents. It's a breathless race to find the remaining artifacts. The artifact vault in Austrailia is a wicked ri
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Lindsey Rey
Oct 30, 2015 rated it really liked it
[4.5 Stars]
Ahmad Sharabiani
Keys to the Demon Prison (Fablehaven #5), Brandon Mull
Fablehaven: Keys to the Demon Prison is the fifth and final installment in The New York Times' bestselling Fablehaven series by Brandon Mull.
تاریخ نخستین خوانش: سیزدهم ماه ژانویه سال 2015 میلادی
عنوان: پنجگانه افسانه 5 کلیدهای زندان اهریمن؛ نویسنده: براندن (براندون) مال (مول)؛ مترجم: میلاد فشتمی؛ تهران، بهنام، 1393، در 591 ص؛ از مجموعه پنجگانه افسانه - کتاب پنجم؛ شابک: 9789645668837؛ موضوع: داستانهای کودکان از نویسندگان انگلیسی قرن 21 م
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Hollie Robb
Mar 27, 2010 rated it it was amazing
I had to stay up until 4 A.M. it was way too exciting to put it down. I even loved the end of the book, end of the series. I didn't think "thank heaven's it's over," like I have with others. Their was a lot of comic relief.


At the every end of the book, Brandon mentions that he might do more with the characters, but it will be with a complete different series. I would like to see that happen. The Characters are fun and very likable. It would be smart to start a completely different series if he
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Kimberley doruyter
i'm like no, oh my god, what the hell.
but boy was it a good ending.
Kimberley doruyter
Feb 17, 2014 rated it really liked it
a little long but a good ending to a good series.
i will absolutly pick this series up to reread again sometime.
Angie
Jun 05, 2010 rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: Anyone
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Maryruth
Apr 08, 2009 rated it it was amazing
Very exciting. I liked meeting new people and traveling to another preserve. The dragons were amazing. And whether or not it was intentional, Raxtus made me laugh. It's interesting to see Kendra's relationship with the Fairy Queen develop. I'm glad Seth's character is growing up; he's a lot like Warren now. Unfortunately, Warren has the worst luck of anyone.
StoryTellerShannon
The conclusion to the five book series focusing on a brother and sister who discover a magical world run by their grandparents. I'm in the minority for loving it way more than Harry Schmotter, er, Potter. :)

Anyway, without giving spoilers there are a good number of twists and minor to moderate surprises. Mind you, that's for an adult reading the book. I suspect teen agers might be more amazed by things and such. Bracken was the most interesting secondary character and the verbal duels with the
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Turtle
Jun 10, 2012 rated it did not like it
Recommends it for: I would not recommend this book
Recommended to Turtle by: My Uncle
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Laura
Feb 07, 2019 rated it really liked it
A good ending for a lovely series!

And I'll be looking out for more Brandon Mull books. Because they are great!!!
Emily Michelle
Apr 08, 2010 rated it it was amazing
I started this book a few evenings after it came out and told myself I would put it down and go to bed as soon as I reached a stopping point. I finished the book seven hours later, having read the entire thing straight through, because as it turned out, there are no stopping points. The book sucks you in from the first chapter and doesn't let you go until it's done.

The story follows Kendra, Seth and their friends all over the world, from the Middle East to the American deep south to Scotland to
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Kells Next Read
This last book in the Fablehaven series was Is Everything

I Laughed, Cried. Cheered and Fell in Love, whilst reading this Gem. I did not want this to end. I wanted more, so much more. The plot twist was believable and enjoyable, the characters ( new and old ) were Amazing and the action and suspense was most certainly, a Euphoric Experience.

I Love these Memorable Characters Immensely. Middle Grade book my Ass, this read is for any and all age groups.


10 ~ I'm sad that is over, but feel honored t
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rachel
Feb 15, 2017 rated it it was amazing
God, this series is my everything.
Samuel Loveland
Aug 30, 2011 rated it it was amazing
There seems to be a generation of Harry Potter fans who are looking for the fun, adventure, and growth that we experienced in that series. When cop-outs like Percy Jackson came out, we snatched them up in order to quench our thirst for more. What we got from these wanna-be stories is a sense of fun and adventure, but a lack of something deeper.

Don’t get me wrong. I both read and enjoyed the Percy Jackson books. They were adventurous and a whole lot of fun. However, I think most people would agre
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Mairéad (is roaming the Undying Lands)
{December 19th, 2014} MINI-REVIEW

4 to 4.5 stars, I want MOAR.

“Try as we might to postpone them, days of reckoning inevitably arrive.”

Well this was certainly quite the ride. Everything really managed to be covered in almost 600 pages and in a smooth way to almost. I'm surprised how much work went into this final book. After the last book, I was wondering how it would hold up. Thankfully I was surprised again, especially since I finished this within less a day. Pretty insane, huh?

Now what to say
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Tracy
Jan 31, 2010 rated it it was amazing
Brandon Mull is simply a wonderful writer. If I had kids, I'd MAKE them read this series.

All the other rave reviews are right on, and written by more talented reviewers than myself. I will add two points. First, I really like how Mr Mull weaves in little "life lessons," quite directly but without being preachy.

And, Mr. Mull, if you really are contemplating writing more Fabelhaven-related books, I would love to see more of Doren and Newel! I haven't laughed out loud at dialogue in a book in a v
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Kendall
Jan 21, 2018 rated it really liked it
This is by far the best and most action-packed of the series!
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Anna
Jan 17, 2012 rated it it was amazing
This series was fantastic. I highly recommend it and the author!
Fraffee
Mar 30, 2010 rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: Harry Potter Fans, Percy Jackson Fans, Lovers of fantasy and mythology, Kids at heart
Shelves: favorites
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Sam L.
Sep 04, 2018 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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Mercy
Mar 15, 2018 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: 2018
Now I need to read every Brandon Mull's book 🙊
Mehrshad Zarei
May 15, 2017 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
تجدید ریویو:
خطر اسپویل :)
این مجموعه واقعا خاطره انگیز بود برام
و اینقدر جذاب هست که نمیشه موقع خوندن ازش دل کَند.
باید بگم این جلد نسبت به جلداهای قبلی جذابیت بیشتری هم داشت اما تنها چیزی که ازش خوشم نیومد
نبرد نهایی داستان بود:/
به طوری که توی چهار جلد قبلی با مشقت تمام چند اهریمنِ به نسبت کوچیک رو شکست دادن اما توی چند صفحه میبینیم که همه ی اهریمن های بزرگ که زندانی شده بودن و تعدادشون بی شمار بود رو شکست دادن
خب این رو میتونیم بزاریم رو حساب اینکه تمام نیروهای خِیر و مثبت و گاها خاکستری ها همه ه
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Ithlilian
Jan 12, 2011 rated it it was ok
Shelves: young-adult
Keys to the Demon Prison is full of action, but that is about all there is to it. The book picks up right in the midst of things and never lets up. I personally didn't enjoy it. There are about 20 tasks that need to be completed and the characters systematically go through them. Traveling to each event takes 20 or so pages, the actual event takes a page, and then it is on to the next thing. There is no flow here, and no elegance. I loved the whimsical nature of the first Fablehaven book. It's a ...more
Francis
Jul 06, 2014 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: favourites-books
Desde "El Señor de los Anillos" y "Harry Potter" no había vivido la magia y la fantasía con tanta intensidad. Esta saga me ha hecho retroceder en el tiempo y disfrutar como u niño durante mucho tiempo. He atrasado la lectura del último libro porque no quería que esta historia se acabara nunca.

Cada libro ha sido mejor. La historia ha ido creciendo en fuerza, intensidad y originalidad. Los personajes han ido madurando a lo largo de toda la historia y así Seth, que era de los que menos me llamaban
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Amanda
Apr 01, 2010 rated it liked it
My issue with this book is the same issue I've had with all of Mull's other books. The execution of his ideas is just mediocre. From a technical/grammatical standpoint, it's written pretty poorly. He employs very little imagery, and sometimes sounds like he learned to write by reading too many fantasy novels. Most good writers will show me what is happening. Mull just tells me. Lengthy descriptions and big words don't necessarily make good writing.

He took a long time to get into the flow of thi
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Lazybee
Jul 28, 2015 rated it really liked it
Epic conclusion for an outstanding series. There isn't much to dislike in this book. I loved it.
Kimberley doruyter
a little too long but a great finaly to a really great series.
C.P. Cabaniss
Feb 08, 2019 rated it really liked it
Shelves: fantasy, middle-grade
I've finally completed this series and I am so glad I finally read it! It took me a long time to continue after reading the first book, but I'm so glad I finally did.

I won't go into too many details, since this is the final book of a series, but it wrapped things up nicely and had a satisfying conclusion. Seth and Warren are still my two favorite characters, though there aren't many that I don't like.

This had a lot of great battle scenes and our characters faced great challenges. A lot happens
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Serena
Nov 27, 2015 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: own
NO TENGO NI LA MENOR IDEA DE SI DARLE 4 ESTRELLAS O 5 AYUDA a que le pongo 5 por los feels. Ya está. Le puse 5. No lloren.

Esto va a tener spoilers importante de este libro y de los anteriores. Aunque no sé qué hacen leyendo una review del último libro de una saga si no lo leyeron.

A ver, el libro empezó bien. Pero entre que salen del coso de obsidiana y que llega la batalla final la hacen muuuuuuuuyyyyy larga. En especial cuando Seth estaba encerrado y Kendra estaba en Fablehaven o no sé dónde y
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Brandon Mull resides in a happy little valley near the mouth of a canyon with his wife and three children. He spent two years living in the Atacama Desert of Northern Chile where he learned Spanish and juggling. He once won a pudding eating contest in the park behind his grandma’s house, earning a gold medal. Brandon is the author of the New York Times bestselling Fablehaven series and The Candy S ...more

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