Mark of the Thief #2: Rise of the Wolf by Jennifer A NielsenMark of the Thief #2: Rise of the Wolf by Jennifer A Nielsen

Mark of the Thief #2: Rise of the Wolf

byJennifer A Nielsen

Paperback | December 27, 2016

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NYT and USA Today bestselling author Jennifer A. Nielson delivers the action-packed conclusion to her magical Mark of the Thief trilogy!

Nic may have escaped enslavement in the mines outside of Rome, but his troubles are far from over. The Praetor War - the battle to destroy Rome from within - is in full force, and Nic is caught in the crossfire. The secretive Praetors are determined to unlock a powerful amulet - one sure to bring the empire to its knees. Worse, the Praetors believe Nic holds the key to finding this amulet, and they will stop at nothing to steal it, even if that means harming the people Nic holds most dear. When the Praetors capture Nic's mother, Nic knows he must do anything to save her. He challenges the Praetors to a chariot race. If he wins, they will release his mother. But if he loses, he must hand over a magic that will certainly bring about the end of Rome - as well as his own life. Can Nic once again harness his magic and gather the strength to defeat his enemies? Or will he lose his mother and bear witness to Rome's destruction?

Jennifer A. Nielsen is the acclaimed author of the New York Times and USA Today bestselling Ascendance Trilogy: The False Prince, The Runaway King, and The Shadow Throne. She also wrote the Mark of the Thief trilogy: Mark of the Thief, Rise of the Wolf, and the forthcoming Wrath of the Storm; the standalone fantasy The Scourge; the his...
Title:Mark of the Thief #2: Rise of the WolfFormat:PaperbackDimensions:352 pages, 7.58 × 5.27 × 0.84 inPublished:December 27, 2016Publisher:SCHOLASTIC INCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0545562058

ISBN - 13:9780545562058

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Date published: 2018-01-26
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Average Getting boring and Nic is just annoying. I do not think I will read the third book.
Date published: 2017-10-25

Editorial Reviews

Praise for Rise of the Wolf:" Fast-moving fun with broad audience appeal, especially recommended for reluctant readers, RickRiordan fans, and pedal-to-the-metal adventure aficionados." -Kirkus Reviews" The novel's Roman mythology connections...will have great appeal for fans of Rick Riordan. Heavilyplot-driven with a movie-script feel." -BooklistPraise for Mark of the Thief:" The fast-paced, ingenious plot, charismatic hero and highly diverse cast of characters... make thisseries opener a captivating joy ride." -Kirkus Reviews, starred review"Vivid... [with] page-turning twists." -Publishers Weekly