and the Shard from Greeve Book 3 • The Chronicles of Kendra Kandlestar
Written & illustrated by Lee Edward Födi
Published by Simply Read Books
Middle-grade fantasy for ages 8 & up
TRAPPED IN A PIT OF MONSTERS . . .
When young Kendra Kandlestar is granted a wand by the ancient tree of Een, she yearns to become a great sorceress. But magic doesn’t come easily to Kendra, and she soon turns to the shard from Greeve—and its dark power—to help her rescue her brother from the Rumble Pit, a deadly gladiator arena where all manner of mythical creatures are forced to fight in a fierce contest for survival. Yet, as Kendra is seduced by the power of the insidious shard, she discovers that the greatest battle just might be the one brewing inside her own heart. Is this a war she can win?
AWARDS & RECOGNITION
RECOMMENDED, Best Book for Kids and Teens, Fall 2014, CCBC
NOMINEE, best children's fantasy/science fiction book, Cybil awards