Out of respect for the author, I read both books. It is so full of just epicness! Or try these other online stores: She’ll need all her magical powers to survive the different levels.
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Bought after reading other books by this author not realizing it was a youth fantasy. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in. View production, box office, & company info. Well, in this case, success.”. This is it. Just one thing stands between Vega Jane and freedom - the Quag, a terrifying land of bloodthirsty creatures and sinister magic. Weltbekannt wurde sie 1987 durch ihre Rolle als Lisa Houseman im Tanzfilm Dirty Dancing. Something went wrong. He especially likes heroines who know how to throw a punch. Reviewed in the United States on May 12, 2017. If Vega wants to stay safe, she just needs to keep her head down and her mouth shut. She's been lied to her whole life, so she breaks away from Wormwood, the only home she's ever known, in search of the truth. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on February 15, 2018. Books a Million | Unable to add item to Wish List. Unable to add item to List. They meet all sorts of strange and dangerous creatures.
Vega takes her friends on the next part of the journey. To learn more about David, please visit davidbaldacci.com. When her mentor disappears, Vega is left a secret message hinting that there’s a way out of Wormwood, and … Not a new idea (Divergent and Hunger Games), but a new, strong, moral character. Great read.
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on April 11, 2016. Please take a moment to review it. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. I've read and enjoyed all of David Baldacci's books.
And he left behind a trail of clues that point to a dark conspiracy at the heart of Wormwood. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on June 15, 2016. #VegaJane, David Baldacci has been writing since childhood, when his mother gave him a lined notebook in which to write down his stories. But when evil comes, heroes stand to meet it. The Width of the World (Vega Jane, Book 3).
A cynical journalist decides to take a train from Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles for Christmas to get inspiration for a story in honor of his late father. Good sequel to The Finisher - leaves you wanting more, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on October 20, 2015.
Challenged at every corner, Vega must rely on her own wits and instincts plus the allies she meets along the way. His books are published in over 45 languages and in more than 80 countries; over 110 million copies are in print. Vega knows Quentin didn't just leave -- he was chased. This is the story of how Vega Jane and friends (including new friends) crossed the Quag. Don't like the series - am NOT into that kind of fantasy - DON'T want it!!!
He is also the cofounder, along with his wife, of the Wish You Well FoundationÂ®, which supports literacy efforts across America. Hecozyportrayed by Castulo Guerra. Now Vega, Delph, Harry Two, and their new comrade, Petra, take up the fight against a foe that’s unrivaled in evil and cunning. He has created a highly fascinating world with great characters and a strong female lead.
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Reviewed in the United States on October 14, 2015, A fantasy that reminds me of a mix of "Harry Potter" and "Hobbit."
Vega Jane was always told no one could leave the town of Wormwood. I love this series. Erste Bühnenerfahrungen sammelte sie mit der Improv-Gruppe First Amendment in New York City.
Baldacci shows his versatility! Scene of The Mentalist season 7 episode 2 "THE GREYBAR HOTEL". Fourteen year-old Vega Jane lives in the village of Wormwood, beyond which nothing exists except for the Quag, a forest filled with terrifying beasts. Her rag-tag crew must take a stand against a fully-trained army, knowing the odds are impossible, knowing each of them could die for nothing. The beautiful Spanish princess, Catherine of Aragon, navigates the royal lineage of England with an eye on the throne. Plus, see what some of your favorite '90s stars look like now. Master storyteller David Baldacci sounds the drums of war in the jaw-dropping conclusion to the #1 international bestselling Vega Jane fantasy series. Hastings | The #1 New York Times bestselling fantasy novel -- now in paperback! Vega Jane was always told no one could leave the town of Wormwood. Vega Jane and her companions traverse the dreaded Quag in this second book of Baldacci’s famed fantasy series. In order to leave the town of Wormwood and discover the truth about her world, Vega and her best friend Delph must find a way to cross the Quag and survive its horrors. I was sad when I came to the end as I realised I had to return to reality.
It’s that the people are enslaved and don’t even know it. She was told there was nothing outside but a forest filled with danger and death. Barnes & Noble | Of course, you should read "Finisher" first to have a clue what's going on in "The Keeper. Great fantasy series. This shopping feature will continue to load items when the Enter key is pressed.
And he left behind a trail of clues that point to a dark conspiracy at the heart of Wormwood. . Great read - even for adults. Did I enjoy them, no! The story follows the trials and tribulations of Vega Jane and her circle of compatriots as they attempt to make sense of their world and what might be beyond the world as they know it. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. Walmart. It will try to kill her.
Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. Goodbye Vega, Delph, Harry Two, et al, your adventures have kept me awake turning pages and I will really miss you! Reviewed in the United States on May 16, 2017. Previous page of related Sponsored Products, Great book, love the story line and the creative characters, Baldacci is always on top of his game with his writing and hard to put down books and compelling stories and series.
Generally I love David Baldacci books being a murder mystery/ crime book fan. Vega Jane has tried to outrun, outsmart, and outlast her enemy, but the showdown she has dreaded is finally here. Took a bit for me to warm up to Baldacci's writing. Reviewed in the United States on September 30, 2015.
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Vega Jane has tried to outrun, outsmart, and outlast her enemy, but the showdown she has dreaded is finally here. To follow the clues will attract the attention of influential people willing to kill to keep their secrets. Sign up to receive email newsletters about David Baldacci's new books, appearances, giveaways, promotions, and more! Vega knows Quentin didn’t just leave — he was chased. By using our website you agree to our use of these cookies. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on March 19, 2019, Just a pity only 4 book set a rely good read nice to escape sometimes, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on July 13, 2020. Please try again. There were maybe one or two too many mythical creatures, but there was a glossary at the end to help keep track of them (not so great for me as I was reading it on Kindle).
Don't like that I DIDN'T order this, I'm not happy with the fact that Kindle just automatically selects items for me then orders them. And he left behind a trail of clues that point to a dark conspiracy at the heart of Wormwood.
“What happens when an international bestselling crime novelist tries his hand at a youth fantasy? This action-packed tale will have readers rapidly turning pages and eager for the sequel.
Her rag-tag crew must take a stand against a fully-trained army, knowing the odds are impossible, knowing each of them could die for nothing. Vega knows Quentin didn't just leave -- he was chased. Brucker absolvierte ihre Schauspielausbildung an der North Carolina School of the Arts. No Kindle device required.
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Teenager, Vega Jane, ventures outside her village into the dreaded Wormwood forest in search of her missing mentor, Quentin Herms. David Baldacci reveals five fast facts on The Finisher,fantasy novels, writing, and more! There’s only one problem — Vega Jane never walks away from a fight.
This was actually better written than The Finisher, it flowed better. It took a while to get into this style of writing as I don't read fantasy style books but once I got into it I thoroughly enjoyed the book. I really enjoyed the Vega Jane 4book series, David Baldacci is a superb story teller. (Much later, when David thanked her for being the spark that ignited his writing career, she revealed that she'd given him the notebook to keep him quiet, "because every mom needs a break now and then. She was told there was nothing outside but a forest filled with danger and death.
LOVED first three. There's a problem loading this menu right now. Vega Jane and her companions traverse the dreaded Quag in this second book of Baldacci’s famed fantasy series. Suffering from amnesia and running into an old acquaintance, Rebecca returns back to her old hometown to get reunited with her children who were left with her abusive husband some eight years ago. Vega Jane's time. Barnes & Noble | David Baldacci is a global #1 bestselling author. These books are easy reads and aimed at the younger market (well definitely younger than me...) but I like them for what they are and they are certainly something different. The series is mainly all about fantasy and centers mainly on a teenager known as Vega Jane, who lives her village, Wormwood. And survival might come at a price not even Vega Jane is willing to pay. The explosive conclusion to David Baldacci's #1 worldwide bestselling and award-winning fantasy series! He appears to be a kind, happy, cosy man and very calm and direct. Once I got into his style and his use of "wugmort" vocabulary I got into the storyline.
And she always believed it -- until the night she saw Quentin Herms run away. And she always believed it -- until the night she saw Quentin Herms run away.