Book #3 in the Pendragon: Before the War series, published 2009
Before Bobby Pendragon.
Before Saint Dane.
Before the war . . .
Every territory of Halla has a Traveler. They lived for years—some even for decades—before learning of their true destiny. What was life like for Bobby Pendragon’s fellow Travelers before they joined him in the fight to save every time and place that has ever existed? What led up to their becoming the guardians of Halla? The answers are here!
In this first of three thrilling Pendragon prequels, read about Vo Spader’s death-defying adventures in the underwater world of Cloral, Gunny Van Dyke’s race to find a murderer in 1930’s Manhattan on First Earth, and the tough challenges Kasha faced on Eelong well before Bobby Pendragon arrived . . .
Zadaa, arid and dangerous desert, is the kingdom of Khalek in Zinj. When the sacred ax is stolen, he confides to Loor the perilous mission to find it. Rayne, a tropical island cut off from the world.
A strange friendship is formed between Rena the savage and Siry the student. But do they suspect that she will be the cause of a terrible tragedy? Great library of New York. The Gutenberg Bible was stolen. Patrick Mac, professor, investigates.