Ash Mistry and the Savage Fortress - The Ash Mistry Chronicles Book 1 (Paperback)Sarwat Chadda (author)
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Breathtaking action adventure for 8 to 12-year-olds. Ash Mistry, reluctant hero, faces ancient demons... and comes into an astonishing, magical inheritance.
Varanasi: holy city of the Ganges.
In this land of ancient temples, incense and snake charmers...
Where the monsters and heroes of the past come to life...
One slightly geeky boy from our time... IS GOING TO KICK SOME DEMONS BACK TO HELL.
Ash Mistry hates India. Which is a problem since his uncle has brought him and his annoying younger sister Lucky there to take up a dream job with the mysterious Lord Savage. But Ash immediately suspects something is very wrong with the eccentric millionaire. Soon, Ash finds himself in a desperate battle to stop Savage's masterplan - the opening of the Iron Gates that have kept Ravana, the demon king, at bay for four millennia...
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Number of pages: 320
Weight: 270 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 23 mm
"A fabulous, action-packed modern take on Indian mythology. I can't wait to read more!" - Rick Riordan
"a must read for anyone who likes their action fast, their demons terrifying and their heroes bruised, bloody and still fighting on" - We Love This Book
This thrilling adventure is full of the excitement of an Indiana Jones or The Mummy movie and will reward readers with an interesting mix of Indian mythology and life or death thrills" - Carousel
"Make time for this novel, because it is very hard to put down." -Jane Barrer, United Nations International School, New York City
"Nonstop action and likable teen characters will attract fans of fantasy quests such as the Percy Jackson books and the saga of Nicholas Flamel." - Kirkus Reviews
"...fans of Riordan's Kane Chronicles, Indiana Jones, and the like will appreciate this non-Western take on fantasy adventure." - Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books
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