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Author Roy, Carter, author.

Title The Blood Guard / Carter Roy.

Publication Info. New York : Two Lions, [2014]

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Casa Verdugo Library Children's Fiction    j ROY,CAR    Available
 GDL Grandview Library Children's Fiction    j ROY,CAR    Available
 PAS Allendale Branch Juvenile, JRHI Fiction    JRHI ROY,C    Available
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, JRHI Fiction    JRHI ROY,C    DUE 07-01-20
 PAS Hastings Branch Juvenile, JRHI Fiction    JRHI ROY,C    DUE 07-01-20
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch Juvenile, JRHI Fiction    JRHI ROY,C    Available
 PAS Lamanda Park Branch Juvenile, JRHI Fiction    JRHI ROY,C    Available
Edition First edition.
Description 279 pages ; 22 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Summary When thirteen-year-old Ronan Truelove's seemingly ordinary mom snatches him from school, then sets off on a high-speed car chase, Ronan is shocked. His quiet, nerdy dad has been kidnapped? And the kidnappers are after him, too? His mom, he quickly learns, is anything but ordinary. In fact, she's a member of an ancient order of knights, the Blood Guard, a sword-wielding secret society sworn to protect the Pure, thirty-six noble souls whose safety is crucial if the world as we know it is to survive. Now all those after-school activities, gymnastics, judo, and survival training, she made him take make sense. For suddenly Ronan is swept up in a sometimes funny, sometimes scary, but always thrilling adventure, dashing from one danger to the next, using his wits to escape the Bend Sinister, a posse of evildoers with strange powers. Falling in with two unlikely companions, Greta, a scrappy, strong-willed girl he's never much liked, and Jack, a devil-may-care teenage pickpocket, Ronan is left with only his wits and his mom's last words of advice: Trust no one.
Subject Secret societies -- Juvenile fiction.
Kidnapping -- Juvenile fiction.
Genre/Form Adventure stories.
ISBN 9781477847251
1477847251

 
    
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