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lake of Darkness

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The animals of Riverbourne, led by the brave young pine martin, Vair, prepare to battle the Lord Owl but soon discover that a much greater evil lies in wait at Owlswater for the heir to the royal eagles.

StatementCherith Baldry ; illustrated by David Wyatt.
GenreFiction.
SeriesEaglesmount trilogy
ContributionsWyatt, David, ill.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.B18175 Lak 2004
The Physical Object
Pagination144 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3567170M
ISBN 10159034586X, 1590345878
LC Control Number2002045226

In Darkness, by Nick Lake, is an intertwined story about a 15 year old boy, Shorty, who gets trapped in a hospital after an earthquake in Haiti, and Toussaint l'Ouverture, who is leading one of the greatest slave revolutions in Haiti in the late s/5. The Lake of Darkness book. Read 86 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

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The ending was good.4/4(41). Book Summary. Raw, harrowing, and peopled with vibrant characters, In Darkness is an extraordinary book about the cruelties of man and nature, and the valiant, ongoing struggle for a country's very survival.

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Set in Haiti in both the past and present, In Darkness focuses on two important events in the country's history: the earthquake, and the slave rebellion led by Toussaint l'Ouverture.

Through the memories of Shorty, a boy caught in the rubble of a hospital after the earthquake, and the eyes of Toussaint, the leader of Haiti's first foray into 4/5.

In Darkness Resources Websites. Mash-up Central Find videos, music, reviews, and all the about Nick Lake on his website. Articles and Interviews. Where's the Light. Listen to what the author has to say in this interview.

A Critic's Take Find out what The Guardian has to say about the book in their review. Clear Eyes, Full Heart, Can't Lose. Lake adeptly alternates chapters between “Now” (post-earthquake) and “Then” (circa turn-of-theth century).

His minimalist, poetic style reveals respect for vodou culture, as well as startling truths: “In darkness, I count my blessings like Manman taught. Sometimes Lake might go a bit too far with the roughness, but I don't doubt his seriousness.

Nor, I think, will the kind of young reader who'll embrace this book. In Darkness is a serious, nuanced.

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"Lake of Darkness" Book Review Written by Tony Jones. Published by Talos Press. Written by Scott Kenemorepages, Fiction, Released on 5th May, Review. Praise for Lake of Darkness “Scott Kenemore remains one of the most original and chilling voices in knows how to unsettle you, and how to ratchet up the tension.

Read Lake of Darkness and experience his masterful command of narrative, full of dark dreams and unreasoning fear.”—John Hornor Jacobs, author of Southern Gods and A Lush and Seething HellReleased on:   Nick Lake’s novel “In Darkness” spans the traumatic history of Haiti, from its origins as the world’s only nation born of a slave revolution.

As he waits in darkness for a rescue that may never come, a mystical bridge seems to emerge between him and Haitian leader Toussaint L'Ouverture, uniting the two in their darkest suffering and their hope.A modern teen and a black slave, separated by hundreds of years.

Nick Lake is the much-acclaimed author of In Darkness, winner of the Michael L. Printz Award, and Hostage Three, which received three starred reviews and was named a Publishers Weekly, School Library Journal, and Boston Globe Best Book of the became fascinated by Haitian culture while pursuing his master's degree in linguistics.

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A combination of detective thriller, cosmic horror, and historical fiction, Lake of Darkness takes us to the deepest and darkest places in Chicago's very dark history. Author Biography Born in New York and educated at Kenyon College and Columbia University, Scott Kenemore is the nationally bestselling author of The Grand Hotel, Zombie, Ohio Seller Rating: % positive.

In the Lake of Darkness, Ruth Rendell takes the old adage that no good deed goes unpunished to a startling, haunting conclusion. About The Lake of Darkness Martin Urban is a quiet bachelor with a comfortable life, free of worry and distractions.

Nick Lake is the editorial director for fiction at HarperCollins Children's Books and is the author of The Secret Ministry of Frost and Blood Ninja.

In Darkness, set in Haiti, is Nick's first book for adults and older teen readers. He first discovered Haitian culture as part of his Master's Degree in Linguistics and has since been fascinated by it/5(23). Nick Lake is Editorial Director for fiction for HarperCollins Children's Books and is the author of The Secret Ministry of Frost and Blood Darkness, set in Haiti, is Nick's first book for adults and older teen discovered Haitian culture as part of his Master's Degree in Linguistics and has since been fascinated by it.

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Caestecker Public Library, Green Lake, WI. likes 33 talking about this were here. Promoting knowledge, community, and entertainment5/5(2). Nick Lake is the much-acclaimed author of In Darkness, winner of the Michael L.

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Trapped in the darkness. A teenage boy is trapped and terrified beneath the ruins of a hospital; enclosed within the darkness Starvation, thirst and sorrow.In Darkness Summary. When we first meet Shorty, he's stuck under a pile of rubble from an earthquake.

Yikes. We'd best get used to it, though, since this is where he is during the entire story. He has a little time on his hands (now there's an understatement, for you), so he decides to tell us his life story.We are so happy to welcome Evanston resident Scott Kenemore, the nationally bestselling author of The Grand Hotel; Zombie, Ohio, and Zombie, Illinois, among others, as he debuts his new novel, Lake of Darkness!This event is free and open to the public.

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