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Since their takeover of Obernewtyn, the secret community of Misfits has flourished, protected by their remoteness. Led by Elspeth Gordie, whose extraordinary powers set her apart even among her Misfit friends, an expedition sets out to rescue a powerful Misfit in a distant part of the Land. 

Since their takeover of Obernewtyn, the secret community of Misfits has flourished, protected by their remoteness. Led by Elspeth Gordie, whose extraordinary powers set her apart even among her Misfit friends, an expedition sets out to rescue a powerful Misfit in a distant part of the Land. Only she knows the enormity of their task. But for her is yet another challenge as she must fulfil her vow to find and dismantle the dormant deathweapons left by the Beforetimers.

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    9780140134056

    September 27, 1997

    Penguin (AU YR)

    336 pages

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  • EBook

    9781742284996

    September 27, 1997

    Penguin eBooks (AU YR)

    324 pages

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The Kingdom of the Lost Book 2: The Cloud Road
A Riddle of Green: The Legend of Little Fur
A Fox Called Sorrow: The Legend of Little Fur
The Legend of Little Fur: A Mystery of Wolves
The Sending: The Obernewtyn Chronicles Volume 6
The Kingdom of the Lost Book 1: The Red Wind
Obernewtyn Chronicles Volume 1: Popular Penguins
Little Fur: The Legend of Little Fur
Stone Key: The Obernewtyn Chronicles Volume 5
The Winter Door
Billy Thunder & the Night Gate
Darksong: Book Two of the Legendsong
The Keeping Place: The Obernewtyn Chronicles Volume 4
Darkfall: Book One of the Legendsong
Ashling: The Obernewtyn Chronicles Volume 3
Obernewtyn: The Obernewtyn Chronicles Volume 1
The Gathering

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