Book Reviews of The Secret Country (The Secret Country Trilogy, Vol. 1)

The Secret Country (The Secret Country Trilogy, Vol. 1)
The Secret Country - The Secret Country Trilogy, Vol. 1
Author: Pamela Dean
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ISBN-13: 9780142501535
ISBN-10: 0142501530
Publication Date: 10/13/2003
Pages: 304
Reading Level: Young Adult
Rating:
  • Currently 3.4/5 Stars.
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3.4 stars, based on 35 ratings
Publisher: Firebird
Book Type: Mass Market Paperback
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Helpful Score: 3
A great fantasy book; I love it. The characters really come to life and you are drawn into their plight.
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I really liked this book!
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Each vacation for the past nine years, cousings Patrick, Ruth, Ellen, Ted, and Laura have played at a game they call the "Secret" - an invented, scripted world full of witches, unicorns, a magic ring, court intrigue, and the Dragon King. In the Secret, they can imagine anything into reality, and shape destiny. Then the unbelievable happens: by trick or by change, they actually find themselves in the Secret Country, their make-up identities now real. The five have arrived at the start of their game, with the Country on the edge of war. What was once exciting and wonderful now looks threateningly before them, and no is sure how to stop it...or if they will ever get back home.
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Each vacation for the past nine years, cousins Patrick, Ruth, Ellen, Ted, and Laura have played at a game they call the "Secret" - an invented, scripted world full of witches, unicorns, a magic ring, court intrigue, and the Dragon King. In the Secret, they can imagine anything into reality, and shape destiny. Then the unbelieveable happens: by trick or by chance, they actually find themselves *in* the Secret Country, their made-up identities now real. The five have arrived at the start of their game, with the Country on the edge of war. What was once exciting and wonderful now looms threateningly before them, and no one is sure how to stop it... or if they will ever get back home.