The Invaders

The Invaders

Book - 2012
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From the author of the global phenomenon Ranger's Apprentice!

Hal and the Herons have done the impossible. This group of outsiders has beaten out the strongest, most skilled young warriors in all of Skandia to win the Brotherband competition. But their celebration comes to an abrupt end when the Skandians' most sacred artifact, the Andomal, is stolen--and the Herons are to blame.

To find redemption they must track down the thief Zavac and recover the Andomal. But that means traversing stormy seas, surviving a bitter winter, and battling a group of deadly pirates willing to protect their prize at all costs. Even Brotherband training and the help of Skandia's greatest warrior may not be enough to ensure that Hal and his friends return home with the Andomal--or their lives.

Perfect for fans of J.R.R. Tolkien's Lord of the Rings, T.H. White's The Sword in the Stone, Christopher Paolini's Eragon series, and George R. R. Martin's Game of Thrones/A Song of Ice and Fire series.

Publisher: New York : Philomel, c2012
ISBN: 9780142426630
Branch Call Number: FLA
Characteristics: 429 p. ; 24 cm


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Mar 15, 2018

Lydia is amazing! She adds so much more comedy and interest in the book, also with her weapon. I do wonder why Thorn and Lydia get along so well...

Feb 25, 2018

The Invaders-number two of in the Brotherband Chronicles, and not as good as the first. The new girl character Mr. John Flanagan added was not good at all and would have been better had she not been there at all. I've started reading the Hunters, and she gets worse. I just hope she is not in the Slaves of Socorro, or in the rest of the series, or she is killed, because, I will celebrate. All the same, the book was good and I liked it, you should read it along with one and three of the chronicles.
P.S. The Rangers Apprentice is also equal as good!!!

Jun 23, 2015

This ended up being a whole lot of running around and a long battle at the end which we had to read after already reading all the millions of plans they made up. After the "okay" first book this one was a flunk. The new girl character that was added in was no good and annoying. I am still looking forward to the next book but it probably would've been better if the battle the whole book was about was just at the ending of the first one as the climax.

Oct 23, 2014

this is a great book that you have to read

Jul 23, 2012

this is a awesome book!!!!!!!

GreyGriffins Jul 16, 2012

i think it is just okay
the ranger's apprentice series is much better than this one. i felt like i already knew the way of skandian so this book is kinda boring and that's why it is not as famous as the ranger series

Jun 18, 2012

Amazing Series! Love both series. Great Stories. Gonna read this book soon, all i need to do is to pick it up from the library! Can't wait!!

Apr 16, 2012

Lol, love how its rated 5 stars and isn't even out yet.
I'm so excited though, because the first book was amazing!

Mar 28, 2012

!!! so excited. cant wait until its out!

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Mar 06, 2018

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blue_bear_2379 thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 10 and 15

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