Sanctaphrax, a city built on a floating rock, is in the path of an incredibly devastating storm. Twig, a young sky pirate, is aware of the approaching danger and is bent on saving the magnificent city.
The reader gets drawn into the story and goes along for the ride.The book is well written and the plot is exciting.
None offered by the teen reviewer. There is violence and some characters die. See School Library Journal review: "It is not for young readers."
This is a thrilling adventure that takes you away with it. It should be read by younger teenagers. Each character has a special vibe and its own personality. Just reading one makes you want to read the whole series.
This is the third book int his fantasy series.
One critic avows that kids can learn about slavery and class structure.
11 and Up
9 to 12
Teen STAR Review Team, Be the Star You Are!™
Borrow. Parents may want to scan the book before handing it over to teen readers.