The Ruins of Gorlan

Author: John Flanagan
Publisher: Puffin
ISBN: 0142417440
Release Date: 2010-04-29
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

When fifteen-year-old Will is rejected by battleschool, he becomes the reluctant apprentice to the mysterious Ranger Halt, and ends up protecting the kingdom from danger.

The Ruins of Gorlan Ranger s Apprentice Book 1

Author: John Flanagan
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 9781448100972
Release Date: 2011-10-06
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

The Ruins of Gorlan is the first thrilling book in John Flanagan’s Ranger’s Apprentice series – over eight million sold worldwide. They have always scared him in the past – the Rangers, with their dark cloaks and shadowy ways. The villagers believe the Rangers practise magic that makes them invisible to ordinary people. And now 15-year-old Will, always small for his age, has been chosen as a Ranger’s apprentice. What he doesn’t yet realize is that the Rangers are the protectors of the kingdom. Highly trained in the skills of battle and surveillance, they fight the battles before the battles reach the people. And as Will is about to learn, there is a large battle brewing. The exiled Morgarath, Lord of the Mountains of Rain and Night, is gathering his forces for an attack on the kingdom. This time, he will not be denied . . . Perfect for fans of J.R.R. Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings, T.H. White’s The Sword in the Stone, Christopher Paolini’s Eragon series and Rick Riordan’s Percy Jackson series.

The Ruins of Gorlan

Author: John Flanagan
Publisher: Bodley Head Childrens
ISBN: 0370332148
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Children's stories, Australian

Book 1: The Ruins of Gorlan Will, you have been chosen. You and you alone. You will become the eyes and ears of the kingdom, learning to move silent as a shadow. Your arrow will fly true and your sword will be swift, risking your life to protect your people. You are the Ranger's Apprentice. Are you ready? Book 2: The Burning Bridge Will, you are learning well, but you are soon to be tested. For years the Kingdom has lived in peace, while the evil lord Morgarath has lived beyond the impassable mountains. But he has not been idle. Now you must embark on your most dangerous mission yet. The King's army has been deceived, and are headed for a brutal ambush. And you are the only one who can save them . . .

The Tournament at Gorlan

Author: John Flanagan
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780142427323
Release Date: 2016-10-04
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

"First published in the United States of America by Philomel Books, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC, 2015"--Title page verso.

The Ruins of Gorlan

Author: John A. Flanagan
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 144068426X
Release Date: 2006-06-08
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

The international bestselling series with over 5 million copies sold in the U.S. alone! They have always scared him in the past—the Rangers, with their dark cloaksand shadowy ways. The villagers believe the Rangers practice magic that makes them invisible to ordinary people. And now 15-year-old Will, always small for his age, has been chosen as a Ranger's apprentice. What he doesn't yet realize is that the Rangers are the protectors of the kingdom. Highly trained in the skills of battle and surveillance, they fight the battles before the battles reach the people. And as Will is about to learn, there is a large battle brewing. The exiled Morgarath, Lord of the Mountains of Rain and Night, is gathering his forces for an attack on the kingdom. This time, he will not be denied. . . . Here is the fantasy adventure that launched the Ranger's Apprentice series, an epic story of heroes and villains that has become an international phenomenon. Perfect for fans of J.R.R. Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings, T.H. White’s The Sword in the Stone, Christopher Paolini’s Eragon series, and George R. R. Martin’s Game of Thrones / A Song of Ice and Fire series.

Ranger s Apprentice

Author: Jane Kotinek
Publisher: Createspace Independent Pub
ISBN: 1470034387
Release Date: 2012-02-01
Genre: Education

This is a novel study for the first book in the Ranger's Apprentice series. It includes: study guide questions, essay prompts, vocabulary lists with activities, activities for cause/effect, compare and contrast, theme activity, character analysis, analyzing the title, internal/external conflict, plot diagram and summary, character analysis, and four quizzes. Answers are included for the study guide questions and quizzes.

The Battle of Hackham Heath

Author: John A. Flanagan
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780698174528
Release Date: 2016-11-29
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

John Flanagan, author of the bestselling Ranger's Apprentice fantasy adventure epic, delivers a second prequel to Ruins of Gorlan, the novel that started it all, with Halt and Crowley preparing for war against a near-unstoppable enemy When the former Baron Morgarath escaped to avoid punishment for treason, an uneasy peace fell on Araluen. But Morgarath, now in hiding, is already planning his next move, recruiting an army of savage, overpowering beasts known as Wargals. Newly crowned King Duncan knows he must assemble his troops for battle. To find out the full extent of Morgarath’s plan of attack, Halt prepares for a seemingly impossible task--climbing the deadly cliffs of the Mountains of Rain and Night and venturing deep into enemy territory to spy. After all, the winner of this war could be determined by one wrong move. At the Battle of Hackham Heath, the fate of a Kingdom will be decided. This origin story of how Halt came to be Araluen’s most famous Ranger – and how war will decide the future of the next generation – will thrill Ranger’s Apprentice fans and new readers alike. From the Hardcover edition.

The Royal Ranger

Author: John A. Flanagan
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101638613
Release Date: 2013-11-05
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

The story that brings the Ranger's Apprentice arc full-circle! Will Treaty has come a long way from the small boy with dreams of knighthood. Life had other plans for him, and as an apprentice Ranger under Halt, he grew into a legend—the finest Ranger the kingdom has ever known. Yet Will is facing a tragic battle that has left him grim and alone. To add to his problems, the time has come to take on an apprentice of his own, and it’s the last person he ever would have expected. Fighting his personal demons, Will has to win the trust and respect of his difficult new companion—a task that at times seems almost impossible. John Flanagan returns for one final bow to the series that has conquered millions of readers worldwide with this pulse-pounding adventure that brings one era to a close, and ushers in the next . . . For fans of Tolkien, Redwall, Game of Thrones, and T.H. White, RANGER'S APPRENTICE delivers fantasy-adventure thrills with real-world historical details. “The last few years have seen the publication of many fantasies, but few have the appeal of this original story.” —Booklist, starred review, on The Ruins of Gorlan “Fans of the series will eagerly devour this one and wait impatiently for the next . . . A sure bet for fantasy fans.” —School Library Journal “Flanagan's deft character portrayals and well-paced story will engage readers, and the ending will leave them clamoring for the next volume.” —Booklist, on The Icebound Land

The Ranger s Apprentice Collection

Author: John Flanagan
Publisher: Puffin
ISBN: 0142411736
Release Date: 2008-09
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

When fifteen-year-old Will is rejected by battleschool, he becomes the reluctant apprentice to the mysterious Ranger Halt, and winds up protecting the kingdom from danger.

Death of a Hero

Author: John A. Flanagan
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101577790
Release Date: 2012-03-20
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Ranger Will's past is revealed in this story from the New York Times bestselling Ranger's Apprentice. Halt reveals to Will the story behind his parents' deaths and how he came to live at the Castle Redmont Ward.

Halt s Peril Ranger s Apprentice Book 9

Author: John Flanagan
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 9781446479292
Release Date: 2011-10-06
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Halt's Peril is the ninth thrilling book in John Flanagan’s Ranger’s Apprentice series – over eight million sold worldwide. The renegade outlaw group known as the Outsiders has journeyed from kingdom to kingdom, conning the innocent out of their few valuables. Will and Halt, his mentor, are ambushed by the cult's deadly assassins when Halt is pierced by a poisoned arrow. Now Will must travel day and night in search of the one person with the power to cure Halt: Malkallam the Sorcerer. Perfect for fans of J.R.R. Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings, T.H. White’s The Sword in the Stone, Christopher Paolini’s Eragon series and Rick Riordan’s Percy Jackson series.

The Icebound Land Ranger s Apprentice Book 3

Author: John Flanagan
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 9781448100996
Release Date: 2011-10-06
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

The Icebound Land is the third thrilling book in John Flanagan’s Ranger’s Apprentice series – over eight million sold worldwide. Kidnapped after the fierce battle with Lord Morgarath, Will and Evanlyn are bound for Skandia as captives aboard a fearsome wolfship. But Halt has sworn to rescue them, and he will do anything to keep his promise – even defy his King. Expelled from the Rangers he has served so loyally, Halt is joined by Will's friend Horace as he travels towards Skandia. On their way, they face many challenges – but Horace knows a thing or two about combat. Soon he begins to attract the attention of knights and warlords for miles around with his uncanny skill. Even so, will they be in time to rescue Will from a horrific life of slavery? Perfect for fans of J.R.R. Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings, T.H. White’s The Sword in the Stone, Christopher Paolini’s Eragon series and Rick Riordan’s Percy Jackson series.

The ruins of Gorlan and The burning bridge

Author: John Flanagan
Publisher: Random House Australia
ISBN: 9781742745626
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Fantasy fiction

Will is small for his age, but fast and quick-witted. He has always wanted to become a great knight, so he is devastated when he is instead apprenticed to Halt, the mysterious Ranger whose uncanny ability to move unseen is thought to be the result of black magic. But Will is about to find more excitement and adventure than he could have dreamed of when he is sent on missions whose success or failure could affect the fate of the Kingdom.Is the legend true that says the terrifying Kalkara can kill with one glance? And why are the villages and mines of nearby Celtica silent? There can only be one answer. Morgarath is on the move...Read the full story of how Will and his friends from Castle Redmont battle the evil warlord Morgarath in this special one-volume edition of THE RUINS OF GORLAN and THE BURNING BRIDGE.

The Hunters

Author: John Anthony Flanagan
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780399256219
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

A latest entry in the best-selling series finds Hal and his brotherband crew in hot pursuit of the pirate Zavac, who leads them to the lawless fortress of Ragusa where Hal must progress beyond his training during a one-on-one challenge. By the author of the Ranger's Apprentice series.

The Sea of Trolls

Author: Nancy Farmer
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781481443081
Release Date: 2015-06-30
Genre: Fiction

Now in paperback--a new adventure by the three-time Newbery Honor-winning author and National Book Award finalist. Set in A.D. 793 in the land of the Vikings, this novel is the story of two children swept up on a quest on which they encounter a dragon, a giant spider, and trolls.