Book Six: The Tower of Shadows
From the Series The ElseWhere Chronicles
The time has come to confront the Master of Shadows. Rebecca, Max, and Theo must follow Grandpa Gabe into the heart of the Master’s realm, the Tower of Shadows. But can Grandpa Gabe be trusted? There’s a reason he’s so familiar with the dark powers that rule Elsewhere: he created them. Grandpa Gabe’s plan might just be a suicide mission, but it’s their last chance to save our world—and Rebecca’s life.
|Interest Level||Grade 4 - Grade 8|
|Reading Level||Grade 4|
|Genre||Fiction, Graphic Novels|
|Publisher||Lerner Publishing Group|
|Imprint||Graphic Universe ™|
|Number of Pages||48|
|Text Type||Fiction—Science Fiction/Fantasy|
|Dimensions||7.75 x 10.25|
|Guided Reading Level||W|
|ATOS Reading Level||2.9|
|Accelerated Reader® Quiz||159721|
|Accelerated Reader® Points||0.5|
|Features||Original artwork and Reviewed|
There are many spectacular explosions, heroic feats and last-instant rescues, though, as well as destruction on a truly grand scale….Bannister’s atmospheric illustrations feature expressive characters placed in finely detailed, eerily organic landscapes or dim subterranean reaches inhabited by menacing swirls of shadow." —Kirkus Reviews
Nykko is the author of several graphic novel series, including The ElseWhere Chronicles (Les Enfants d'ailleurs), originally published in French by Dupuis, which won the 2007 Lyon Festival Youth Prize. Nykko lives in Perros-Guirec, France.
Bannister was born in 1973 and has been creating graphic novels since the age of 17. He is the illustrator of the popular Tib & Tumtum series andThe ElseWhere Chronicles series. His work has also appeared in Flight Explorer (Villard Books/Random House) and several editions of the Flight anthology.