Quest for the Sacred Stone by Cicely van StratenQuest for the Sacred Stone by Cicely van Straten

Quest for the Sacred Stone

byCicely van Straten

Paperback | July 1, 1999

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A fantasy tale for young aduts, set in Kenya. South African author, Cicely van Straten lived in Kenya for several years and has incorporated Kenyan mythology into this Tolkein-like tale for young adutls. Tajewo and his friend Meromo love peacefully with their families and cattle, until one daydisaster strikes. Moloch, a powerful spirit, destroys their homes and kidnaps their families, He threatens to kill everyone and marry Tajewo's wife unless Tajewo and Meromo bring hom a sacred stone. However, to retrieve the stone Tajewo and Meromo must capture and kill the huge winged moster,Geraragua. Their quest seems impossible, but with the help of the Mother of the Mists they just might succeed...
Cicely van Straten is a well-respected OUP author.
Title:Quest for the Sacred StoneFormat:PaperbackDimensions:128 pages, 7.76 × 4.96 × 0.35 inPublished:July 1, 1999Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0195717791

ISBN - 13:9780195717792

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