Rebel by R. J. AndersonRebel by R. J. Anderson

Rebel

byR. J. Anderson

Paperback | November 26, 2013

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No ordinary fairy tale...

Linden is a feisty faery with a lot on her mind. She her fellow faeries are under threat: their magic is fading, and if they do not act fast, they will die...

When Linden meets Timothy, a human staying in the house opposite her Oak, she knows he can help. Together they embark on a dangerous journey to seek more magic ­ and discover that there is more to fear from other faeries than they could ever have imagined.

Rebecca Anderson was born in Uganda, raised in Ontario, went to school in New Jersey, and has spent much of her life dreaming of other worlds entirely.As a child she immersed herself in fairy tales, mythology, and the works of C.S. Lewis, J.R.R. Tolkien and E. Nesbit; later she discovered more contemporary authors like Ursula LeGuin, P...
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Title:RebelFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:304 pages, 8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inShipping dimensions:8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inPublished:November 26, 2013Publisher:Hachette Children'sLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1408307375

ISBN - 13:9781408307373

Appropriate for ages: 9

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Another Fantastic Book!!!!! The second book in her series R.J.Anderson does not disappoint. Great book, would recommend for young and old alike.
Date published: 2017-12-17
Rated 4 out of 5 by from A more gritty look at faeries The threat to the oak tree where the faery live continues. As the queen sickens, her magic fails more each day and the tree itself is failing. They need help and only other faeries can bring what they need. Young Linden is the only one suited to such a momentous task, but she will need help She turns to Timothy, a visitor to the family who own the house and lands where the oak is growing. At first he is reluctant to help, but the more he learns about the faery and their plight, the more he is willing to help. While I enjoyed this story, I didn't warm to Timothy. He was too sullen and not open to the grand adventure he was living. True to their youth, the two stride out into the world with few resources and plans. Their friendship has it ups and downs thought they do manage to put aside their differences in order to work together and achieve their goal. This story has a more gritty feel than Knife, which seemed more enchanted. Linden doesn't have the leisure to explore the human world, but rather she quickly becomes mired in the nastiness that has almost overwhelmed her own world. This is a good second book in the series. It answers some lingering questions, poses more that are yet to be resolved. The tale continues in book 3, Arrow. This book was published in the United States under the title Wayfarer. I listened to the unabridged audio book as read by Saskia Butler. 6 hours 33 minutes. #IndigoEmployee
Date published: 2017-07-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A MUST read! This book is just as great as the first! I have recommended this series to young readers at my workplace. (Library) They LOVED it too!
Date published: 2017-06-27

Editorial Reviews

A compelling fantasy adventure.