Kirkus Star
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Series: Chronicles of the Red King


THE STONES OF RAVENGLASS by Jenny Nimmo
Released: June 1, 2012

"A weakly plotted, overpopulated and only fitfully suspenseful follow-up. (author interview) (Fantasy. 10-12)"
A prequel spun off from the Charlie Bone series slogs through a second episode hobbled by an unwieldy cast, a Eurocentric attitude, and convenient magic that overcomes all obstacles without much ado. Read full book review >