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Shadowland

Book III of the Brotherhood of the Conch

The Brotherhood of the Conch Series (Volume 3)

Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni

Roaring Brook Press

The hero of the Brotherhood of the Conch series, now fifteen, is settling back into his life as an apprentice in the lush Silver Valley, nestled high in the Himalayas. There he continues to learn the secret arts of the Brotherhood. But suddenly his adopted home is reduced to a barren wasteland when his beloved conch, the valley’s source of magical energy, is stolen by an unknown force. Together with his friend Nisha, Anand embarks on what may be his most dangerous mission—traveling to the cold and forbidding world of Shadowland in his attempt to restore the conch to its rightful place, and his home to its original splendor. The third and final book in the series.

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Disaster!Anand paced up and down the length of the cave, dimly lit by a sputtering lamp that was threatening to extinguish itself. His impatient footsteps echoed against the cave’s damp, rough-hewn walls. He was vexed, and who could blame him? He’d been waiting here in this freezing hole high on a cliff-side for four days now—the last twenty-four hours without food or water. And there was still no sight or sound of the hermit he’d come all this way to meet! If he hadn’t seen the man himself on a couple of occasions in the past year, clambering up the side of a distant
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Praise for Shadowland

“The settings are elegantly drawn, and the many fans of the first two books will want to read this concluding volume.” —Booklist

“The teenagers must race against time to rescue the conch in a world where science is at war with magic and distrust rules the day. By reminding the many villains of the joys of love and fellowship, they just might succeed.” —Kirkus Reviews

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

  • Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni

  • CHITRA BANERJEE DIVAKARUNI is the bestselling author of THE MISTRESS OF SPICES (soon to be a motion picture) and THE PALACE OF ILLUSIONS. THE CONCH BEARER, the first book in the sequence, was named a Booklist Editor's Choice, a Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year, and a Texas Bluebonnet Nominee. She lives with her husband and two sons in Sugarland, Texas.
  • Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
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Shadowland

Book III of the Brotherhood of the Conch

The Brotherhood of the Conch Series

Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni

  • Hardcover

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Roaring Brook Press

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