The Capture - Kathryn Lasky (Paperback)

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Product Details

Barcode
9780439405577
Department
Books
Released
1 Jun 2003
Supply Source
UK

Book

Author
Kathryn Lasky
Binding
Paperback
Publisher
Scholastic Paperbacks
Series
Guardians of Ga'Hoole
Language
English
Number of Pages
240
Dimensions
191 x 133 x 19mm (163g)

Annotation

  • When Soren, a barn owl, arrives at St. Aggie's, a mysterious school for orphaned owls, he suspects that there is more to the school than meets the eye and with his new friend, a clever female elf owl named Gylfie, they embark on a perilous journey to save all owls from the danger that lurks at St. Aggie's. Original.
  • When Soren, a barn owl, arrives at St. Aggie's, a school for orphaned owls, he suspects trouble and with his new friend, a clever elf owl named Gylfie, embarks on a perilous journey to save all owls from the danger at St. Aggie's.

Summary

  • In the first book in the GUARDIANS... series, the reader is introduced to Soren, a barn owl and the centerpiece of the series. When Soren is pushed from his family's nest by his older brother, he is rescued from certain death on the forest floor by agents from a mysterious school for orphaned owls, St. Aggie's. When Soren arrives at St. Aggie's, he suspects there is more to the school than meets the eye. He and his new friend, the clever and scrappy Gylfie, find out that St. Aggie's is actually a training camp where the school's leader can groom young owls to help achieve her goal--(cont.)
  • GUARDIANS OF GA'HOOLE is a classic hero mythology about the fight between good and evil. This series is filled with adventure, suspense, and heart.

    In the first book in the GUARDIANS... series, the reader is introduced to Soren, a barn owl and the centerpiece of the series. When Soren is pushed from his family's nest by his older brother, he is rescued from certain death on the forest floor by agents from a mysterious school for orphaned owls, St. Aggie's. When Soren arrives at St. Aggie's, he suspects there is more to the school than meets the eye. He and his new friend, the clever and scrappy Gylfie, find out that St. Aggie's is actually a training camp where the school's leader can groom young owls to help achieve her goal--(cont.)

Juvenile Fiction

General Subject
Juvenile Grades 4-6 Ages 9-11
BISAC Subject 1
Juvenile Fiction / Fantasy & Magic
BISAC Subject 2
Juvenile Fiction / Animals / Birds
Library Subject 1
Owls; Fiction.
Library Subject 2
Fantasy fiction.
Academic Subject 1
Children's Fiction / Fantasy
Academic Subject 2
Children's Fiction / Science Fiction
Dewey Classification
[Fic]