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The Dark is rising / Susan Cooper.

By: Cooper, Susan, 1935-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Cooper, Susan, Dark is rising sequence: 2.Description: 296 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.ISBN: 0689303173; 9780689303173; 9780689829833; 0689829833.Subject(s): Good and evil -- Juvenile fiction | Fantasy | England -- Juvenile fictionDDC classification: [Fic] Awards: Newbery Honor Book, 1974.Summary: On the Midwinter Day that is his eleventh birthday, Will Stanton discovers a special gift -- that he is the last of the Old Ones, immortals dedicated to keeping the world from domination by the forces of evil, the Dark. At once, he is plunged into a quest for the six magical Signs that will one day aid the Old Ones in the final battle between the Dark and the Light. And for the twelve days of Christmas, while the Dark is rising, life for Will is full of wonder, terror, and delight.
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Includes a Note from the author/Introduction.

Sequel to: Over sea, under stone.

Following sequel: Greenwitch.

On the Midwinter Day that is his eleventh birthday, Will Stanton discovers a special gift -- that he is the last of the Old Ones, immortals dedicated to keeping the world from domination by the forces of evil, the Dark. At once, he is plunged into a quest for the six magical Signs that will one day aid the Old Ones in the final battle between the Dark and the Light. And for the twelve days of Christmas, while the Dark is rising, life for Will is full of wonder, terror, and delight.

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Accelerated Reader AR MG 6.2 13 109.

Newbery Honor Book, 1974.

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