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Beyond the Deepwoods [electronic resource] / Paul Stewart & Chris Riddell.

By: Stewart, Paul, 1955-.
Contributor(s): Riddell, Chris.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Stewart, Paul, Edge chronicles: 1.Publisher: New York : Random House Children's Books, [2008]ISBN: 9780307522399 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions); 0307522393 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions).Subject(s): Trolls -- Fiction | Forests and forestry -- Fiction | Abandoned children -- Fiction | Identity -- Fiction | Quests (Expeditions) -- Juvenile fiction | Fantasy -- Juvenile fictionGenre/Form: Electronic books.DDC classification: [Fic] Online resources: Click here to access title or place hold Summary: Thirteen-year-old Twig, having always looked and felt different from his woodtroll family, learns that he is adopted and travels out of his Deepwoods home to find the place where he belongs. Young Twig lives in the Deepwoods, among the Woodtrolls, but he isn't one of them. In a brave attempt to find out where he belongs, Twig wanders into the mysterious, dangerous world beyond the deepwoods. He meets a collection of odd companions, such as his wise guardian, the caterbird; the slaughterers, a peaceful race who butcher animals for their livelihood; and the vicious, bile-swilling rotsucker. Always watching out for the horrible gloamglozer, whose presence haunts the thoughts of all the inhabitants of the edge, Twig steadfastly pursues his quest until he discovers his roots, not among the trees, but in the skies.
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Thirteen-year-old Twig, having always looked and felt different from his woodtroll family, learns that he is adopted and travels out of his Deepwoods home to find the place where he belongs. Young Twig lives in the Deepwoods, among the Woodtrolls, but he isn't one of them. In a brave attempt to find out where he belongs, Twig wanders into the mysterious, dangerous world beyond the deepwoods. He meets a collection of odd companions, such as his wise guardian, the caterbird; the slaughterers, a peaceful race who butcher animals for their livelihood; and the vicious, bile-swilling rotsucker. Always watching out for the horrible gloamglozer, whose presence haunts the thoughts of all the inhabitants of the edge, Twig steadfastly pursues his quest until he discovers his roots, not among the trees, but in the skies.

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Beyond the Deepwoods / by Stewart, Paul, ©1998
Beyond the deepwoods by Stewart, Paul, ©2005
Beyond the deepwoods by Stewart, Paul, ©2005

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