Bryan Perro's Amos Daragon #1: The Mask Wearer PDF

By Bryan Perro

ISBN-10: 0385739036

ISBN-13: 9780385739030

"A clever selection for die-hard delusion enthusiasts. . . . enthusiasts of Cornelia Funke's Inkheart trilogy will approve."--Booklist

Amos Daragon's lifestyles adjustments without end the day a mermaid supplies him a masks able to harnessing the power of the wind—and appoints Amos because the new masks Wearer. His activity: to discover the mask for the opposite parts, earth, fireplace, and water. basically then will Amos be totally empowered to conflict the evil forces that threaten to damage the stability of nature and plunge the realm into darkness.
To satisfy his future, Amos needs to make his method to the mysterious woods of Tarkasis. yet a depraved sorcerer is terrorizing the land, trying to find a cranium pendant that used to be stolen from him—a pendant that conceals a mystery weapon. what is going to Amos do while the pendant falls into his arms? Will Beorf, a boy who can morph right into a endure, and Medusa, a snake-haired gorgon, grow to be good friend or foe? and should Amos grasp any of his newfound abilities as masks Wearer in time to stand an impressive enemy? His chanllenges are nice . . .  and they are simply beginning.

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As supreme goddess of the world, she was patiently waiting for the day Amos would realize his potential. THE BAY OF CAVERNS The realm of Omain was a magnificent place. A dark-stoned castle overlooked a small city with tidy streets. High above, mountains whose tops were covered in perpetual snow encircled the kingdom. From these snowy tops, a wide and winding river cascaded down the slopes and ran directly to the center of town in the valley. There was also a small fishing seaport swarming with small and brightly colored boats.

Lowering his head as if in shame, Amos handed the stick to the lord. “Your will prevails,” he said. “Yet you should know that it’s with a heavy heart that I accept this money. But please, my lord, don’t forget to dance around the pot as you chant, ‘Come to a boil, my soup! ’ ” Edonf threw the gold coins onto the ground and grabbed the twig. “I’ll remember. I’m not stupid,” he said before climbing up on his horse. In turn, the guards mounted their horses and the three men quickly disappeared. Thanks to his cunning, Amos had earned the money needed to go to the woods of Tarkasis as he had promised Crivannia, princess of the waters.

He reached the sad conclusion that a young person who steals food to survive probably has no parents to take care of him. And he knew that only one explanation was possible: the Knights of Light had killed this boy’s parents. The knights had probably seen them change from humans to animals, and had wrongly assumed that if a human could transform himself or herself into a beast, he or she could also turn people to stone. I must find this boy and speak to him, Amos decided. With the mermaid’s trident slung across his shoulder, Amos entered the forest and followed the humanimal’s tracks.

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