Ascension (Water Trilogy, Book 1)

by Kara Dalkey | Children's Books |
ISBN: 0064408086 Global Overview for this book
Registered by BookFrog of Albion Park, New South Wales Australia on 4/15/2003
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3 journalers for this copy...
Journal Entry 1 by BookFrog from Albion Park, New South Wales Australia on Tuesday, April 15, 2003
From Publishers Weekly
This imaginative debut book in the Water fantasy series stars an appealing, strong-willed 16-year-old who dreams of ascending to the Low Council that, conjointly with the High Council, rules Atlantis. Nia aspires to become an Avatar like her grandfather, one of 10 mermyds who pair off with a highly intelligent alien Farworlder to govern their underwater city. But Nia's Bluefin clan chooses Garun, her "hardly noticeable" cousin to represent them in the Trials, the contest to select a new council member. And Nia soon learns that her underwater city "is not quite the perfect and open place it seems." First, Nia discovers a secret prison holding an Avatar and his Farworlder, then she realizes that her grandfather is manipulating the trials in Garun's favor. Dalkey's intriguing marine world brims with descriptions of Atlantis and mermyd life, including details of the Trials and the ceremony joining Avatar and Farworlder not to mention the mystery surrounding Garun's likely ascension to the council.
Ages 12-up.
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Journal Entry 2 by BookFrog from Albion Park, New South Wales Australia on Wednesday, May 28, 2003
Quite enjoyed this book, be interesting to know what happens next.

Sent to fellow Bookcrosser in Iran with another book (Black Harvest) Enjoy!

Journal Entry 3 by airyaa on Monday, June 09, 2003
Thanks alot BookFrog for sending me the book. :)
I received this today.
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(June 20)
It was a great book and I enjoyed it very much.
I won't release it till I find the other parts and read them all together. :)
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(June 19 '04)
Well, I couldn't find the other parts ! And now I'll be sending it to gypsyrose02... back to Australia again. :)

Journal Entry 4 by airyaa at Sent to another BCer in Seville Grove, Western Australia Australia on Sunday, June 20, 2004
Released on Sunday, June 20, 2004 at Sent to another BCer in seville grove/ armadale, Western Australia Australia.

Journal Entry 5 by gypsyrose02 from Byford, Western Australia Australia on Friday, July 02, 2004
this was a rabck from airyaa. thankyou so much. it looks so intersting. i love the cover work. i will read it and pass it along to someone else so it can continue its travels.

Journal Entry 6 by gypsyrose02 at Byford, Western Australia Australia on Sunday, October 02, 2011
ready to travel

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