The Black Stone Prophecy

The Black Stone Prophecy Tom O Malley is a sarcastic popular year old who has spent the past year avoiding friends and hiding out at home after a terrible accident But when Tom finally agrees to leave home for summer camp

  • Title: The Black Stone Prophecy
  • Author: Alex Baj
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 169
  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • Tom O Malley is a sarcastic, popular 12 year old who has spent the past year avoiding friends and hiding out at home after a terrible accident But when Tom finally agrees to leave home for summer camp, he is drawn into the transformative world of Nyi, where the secrets of Earth from the extinction of the dinosaurs to the origins of trolls are revealed, and where TomTom O Malley is a sarcastic, popular 12 year old who has spent the past year avoiding friends and hiding out at home after a terrible accident But when Tom finally agrees to leave home for summer camp, he is drawn into the transformative world of Nyi, where the secrets of Earth from the extinction of the dinosaurs to the origins of trolls are revealed, and where Tom and his friends must face an ancient evil This suspenseful, witty debut novel deftly explores the power of friendship and the importance of believing in and accepting one s own transformation It leaves readers begging for the second book in what has the potential to become a beloved middle grade fantasy series.Show More Show Less

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    1. We really liked this one -- my daughter read it with me and my son is just finishing it now. We really liked the ending especially and how the suspense and momentum built as the book went along. Toward the end we couldn't stop reading it. Lots of action and good overall story. Just the right amount of magic -- not too overly fantasy world if you know what I mean. We also loved the characters and how they changed over the course of the book. We will definitely check out the next in the series whe [...]

    2. Review excerpt from indiereader (4/2012):"Alex Baj’s middle grade (9-12 year olds) fantasy novel The Black Stone Prophecy is the first in a series centered around 12 year old Tom O’Malley and the magical realm of Nyi. The once popular and athletic Tom lost his leg in a tragic car accident, and he’s harbored anger and resentment ever since. The novel is split into two interwoven threads: his journey towards acceptance and healing and his discovery of a secret, parallel world that needs his [...]

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