This spellbinding volume brings together the five novels from Susan Cooper’s classic fantasy sequence: Over Sea , Under Stone; The Dark is Rising; Greenwitch; The Grey King; and Silver on the Tree. Here Barney, Jane and Simon discover an ancient map in Cornwall; the mysterious Merriman reveals his secret purpose; and Will Stanton realizes that he is not just an ordinary boy but has a far greater role in fulfilling his destiny. Creating a magical world where the everyday mingles with the supernatural, The Dark is Rising Sequence weaves a story of secret codes, strange prophecies, the legend of King Arthur and a centuries-old conflict between the power of good and the forces of evil.
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My books are intended to teach young people about Celtic myths in their own world. I am very pleased at the response!
Susan Cooper’s brilliant and award-winning fantasy sequence.
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Book Description Puffin Books, 1984. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110140316884