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  • Published: 1 May 2010
  • ISBN: 9781864715064
  • Imprint: Random House Australia
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 448

Ranger's Apprentice 7: Erak's Ransom




There is one adventure from Will’s time as a Ranger’s Apprentice that is yet to be told...

There is one adventure from Will’s time as a Ranger’s Apprentice that is yet to be told...

When the Skandian Oberjarl is taken hostage during a raid on the desert land of Arrida, his second-in-command, Svengal, asks the Araluans for help. Halt and Will must go with him to deliver the ransom and secure Erak's freedom, but a royal presence is needed. The Princess Cassandra - or Evanlyn, as Will knows her - persuades her father to let her go with them. Horace and the Ranger Gilan round out the group to make sure that Evanlyn is well protected. But will violent sandstorms, warring tribes and danger at every turn keep them from reaching Erak in time?

The seventh book takes us back to the final year of Will's apprenticeship, before the events related in Ranger's Apprentice Books 5 and 6.

  • Published: 1 May 2010
  • ISBN: 9781864715064
  • Imprint: Random House Australia
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 448

About the author

John Flanagan

John Flanagan’s Ranger’s Apprentice and Brotherband adventure series have sold more than fifteen million copies worldwide. His books are available in more than one hundred countries, are regularly on the New York Times bestseller list, and have had multiple award shortlistings and wins in Australia and overseas. John, a former television and advertising writer, lives with his wife in a Sydney beachside suburb.

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Praise for Ranger's Apprentice 7: Erak's Ransom

Set against the backdrop of an unforgiving desert and involving a sheik; a nomadic Bedouin-like tribe and a group of murderous fanatics in the pay of Erak's enemy, the adventures are fast, bloody and dramatic.

Magpies

Notable Book for Younger Readers 2008

Children's Book Council of Australia

Winner, Book of the Year for Older Children 2008

Australian Book Industry Awards

Winner, International Success of the Year Award 2008

Australian Book Industry Awards

Such an exciting plot, clearly drawn characters and strong element of danger should engage, thrill and inspire young readers who love adventure stories.

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