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  • ISBN: 9781626728141
  • ISBN: 1626728143
  • Physical Description: 318 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Roaring Brook Press, 2018.

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General Note: "1"--Spine.
Summary, etc.: When Arlo Finch moves to Pine Mountain, Colorado, he has no idea what's in store for him in this tiny town full of mystery and magic. When he joins the Rangers, Pine Mountain's version of the Boy Scouts, it leads him into adventures he never thought possible. Wilderness and magical powers collide throughout the beautiful, dense forest surrounding his new home, and as Arlo begins to learn the way of the Rangers, he also discovers courage, strength, and a destiny he never knew he possessed.

  • Booklist Reviews : Booklist Reviews 2017 December #2
    Twelve-year-old Arlo Finch is new to small-town Pine Mountain, Colorado. Observant and inquisitive, he soon realizes that there is more to the town than meets the eye. Dark and magical forces surround the town, and it doesn't take Arlo long to encounter these magical forces as they inexplicably try to harm him. With the help of new friends from an outdoor scouting group, the Rangers, Arlo learns how to use his new Rangers skills to fight off these magical forces. With nods to the Harry Potter series, accomplished screenwriter August artfully thrusts readers into a whole new world, right alongside Arlo. The many magical forces and creatures in this book are intriguing, especially because August firmly establishes them within the magical parameters of Arlo's world. Arlo, meanwhile, is a lovable, inquisitive character, and as he wittingly subdues the magical creatures, the plot only becomes more dynamic. This is just the first volume in a new series, so readers won't have to wait long to plunge back into the mysterious Long Woods. Copyright 2017 Booklist Reviews.

Author Notes

John August is a screenwriter whose credits include Big Fish, Charlie's Angels, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Corpse Bride, and Frankenweenie. He is also the creator of the Writer Emergency Pack, an educational storytelling school distributed to more than two thousand classrooms worldwide. Born and raised in Boulder, Colorado, John now lives in Los Angeles with his family.

Subject: Magic Juvenile fiction
Scouting (Youth activity) Juvenile fiction
Forests and forestry Juvenile fiction
Colorado Juvenile fiction
Magic Fiction
Scouting (Youth activity) Fiction
Forests and forestry Fiction
Colorado Fiction
Forests and forestry
Scouting (Youth activity)
Magic Fiction
Forests and forestry Fiction
Fantasy fiction
Colorado Fiction
Genre: Juvenile works.
Fantasy fiction.
Fantasy fiction.
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