Search Books:

Join our mailing list:

Bookmark and Share

New Articles

The Mystery Murder Case of the Century
by Robert Tanenbaum


Which Brass Ring for You: Popularity or Success?
by JV Venable


Autistic Students: Are We Asking Them to Do Their Best While They Feel Their Worst?
by Janet Lintala


The Enemy Within
by Jason Riley


Prologue
by Anna Godbersen


view more>>


Recent Placements


Travis Smith
Live Happy
What Superheroes Teach Us About Responsibility

Randy Komisar
800ceoread
Straight Talk for Startups: 100 Insider Rules for Beating the Odds

Randy Komisar
Facebook
Bold Biz Talks, The KIND Foundation & Tax Tips for Startups

Mark Miller
Change This
Finding Your Lodestar: Long-Term Thinking for a Short-Term World

Sharon Prentice
Star-Telegram
Dealing With Death – You Are Not Alone!


view more>>



Bookmark and Share

Seeker: Book One of the Noble Warriors
by William Nicholson

Published by Harcourt

Related articles:

Read Excerpt

Listen to podcast interview:


Amazon.comBarnes & NobleIndieBound

Three very different heroes, brought together by a shared dream.

On the rocky island of Anacrea, in a garden within the great castle-monastery called the Nom, lives the All and Only, the god who made all things. He is protected by an elite band of fighter monks. These are the Nomana, the Noble Warriors.

Seeker, who lives on the island, is now sixteen, at last old enough to follow his brother into the ranks of the Nomana.

Far away, Morning Star, also just sixteen, is leaving home to achieve her lifelong wish to join the Nomana.

And when a beautiful, violent river bandit known as the Wildman finds himself completely helpless before two Nomana, he too, is determined to become a Noble Warrior.

But these are dangerous times. Secret enemies have sworn to destroy Anacrea, and in the imperial city of Radiance, where human sacrifices are thrown to their deaths every evening, elaborate plans to attack the Nom are in place. Soon, in a shocking turn of events, Seeker, Morning Star, and the Wildman are caught up in a bloody and harrowing race to save the god of the Nomana -- and themselves -- from destruction.

An epic coming-of-age story about courage, friendship, desire, and faith, Seeker heralds the beginning of a riveting new series.



pub date: 2006-05-01 | hardcover | 9780152057688