The Dark Is Rising: Modern Classic (The Dark is Rising Sequence, #2)

by Susan Cooper

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The perfect book for the Christmas season.

It is Midwinter's Eve, the night before Will's eleventh birthday. But there is an atmosphere of fear in the familiar countryside around him. Will is about to make a shocking discovery - that he is the last person to be born with the power of the Old Ones, and as a guardian of the Light he must begin a dangerous journey to vanquish the terrifyingly evil magic of the Dark.
  • ISBN10 1849412707
  • ISBN13 9781849412704
  • Publish Date 30 September 2010 (first published 1 April 1973)
  • Publish Status Out of Print
  • Out of Print 10 August 2021
  • Publish Country GB
  • Publisher Penguin Random House Children's UK
  • Imprint Red Fox
  • Format Paperback (B-Format (198x129 mm))
  • Pages 400
  • Language English