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The Ruins of Gorlan : The Ranger's Apprentice : Book 1 - John Flanagan

The Ruins of Gorlan

The Ranger's Apprentice : Book 1

Author: John Flanagan
Read by: William Zappa

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Published: 1st October 2010
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Will is small for his age, but agile and energetic. All his life, he has dreamed of becoming a great knight like the father he never knew, so he is devastated when he is rejected as an apprentice to Castle Redmont's Battleschool. Instead he is apprenticed to Halt, the mysterious Ranger whose uncanny ability to move unseen is thought to be the result of black magic. Reluctantly, Will learns to use a Ranger's secret weapons: a bow and arrow, a mottled cloak and a stubborn little pony. It may not be the sword and battlehorse he longs for, but when Will and Halt set out on a desperate mission to prevent the assassination of the King, Will finds that a Ranger's weapons are not so useless after all...

About the Author

John Flanagan grew up in Sydney, Australia, hoping to be a writer. John began writing Ranger’s Apprentice for his son, Michael, ten years ago, and is still hard at work on the series and its spinoff, Brotherband Chronicles. He currently lives in the suburb of Manly, Australia, with his wife. In addition to their son, they have two grown daughters and four grandsons.

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5.0

Great writing, now great listening

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from Berry NSW

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Pros

  • Deserves Multiple Readings
  • Engaging Characters
  • Page Turner
  • Suspenseful
  • Timeless Tale
  • Well Written

Cons

    Best Uses

    • For All The Family
    • Gift
    • Travel Reading
    • Younger Readers

    Comments about The Ruins of Gorlan:

    I purchased this audio version of John Flanagan's best selling novel for my two sons ( ages 11 and 7). We had enjoyed reading the novel together, and when the audio book arrived they were excited at the idea of listening to the tale again.
    The story itself is well written, with compelling characters and storyline. The audio version is handled well by Australian actor William Zappa, and is worth listening to more than once!
    I have recommended this book to parents of similar aged children, and all have loved the book. I can highly recommend this one!

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    ISBN: 9781742673936
    ISBN-10: 9781742674322
    Series: Ranger's apprentice bk 1
    Audience: Children
    Format: Audio CD
    Language: English
    Published: 1st October 2010
    Weight (kg): 0.5