Abhorsen
published in 2004

Details

Appropriate age:
Young Adult (age 15-18)
Reading level:
Grade 6
Genres: Adventure, Fiction, Fantasy, Science Fiction
Subjects: Magic, Science, Women, Friendship, Horses, Values

Description

Orannis the Destroyer has been freed And only Lirael, newly come into her inheritance as the Abhorsen-in-Waiting, has any chance of stopping it. She and her companions -- Sam, the Disreputable Dog, and Mogget -- have to take that chance. If Orannis's unspeakable powers are unleashed, it will mean the end of all Life. With the help of her companions and a vision from the Clayr to guide her, Lirael must search in both Life and Death for some means to defeat the Destroyer -- before it is too late....