The Ruins of Gorlan
The Ruins of Gorlan

The Ruins of Gorlan

Written by John Flanagan
Book #1 in the Ranger's Apprentice Series
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Jun 16, 2005
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They have always scared him in the past—the Rangers, with their dark cloaks and 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. . . .

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    Publication Date
    June 16, 2005
    Philomel Books
    Page Count
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    Young Adult
    Reading Age
    12 - 18 years
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