The Stonekeeper has ratings and reviews. Patrick said: A fun graphic novel. It’s probably YA, or middle grade. But I still enjoyed it pretty. Almost too clever and poignant, Amulet is, on the surface, about Kazu Kibuishi, Author Amulet: The Stonekeeper Kazu K $ (p) ISBN. Tragic events kick off action-packed graphic novel fantasy. Read Common Sense Media’s The Stonekeeper: Amulet, Book 1 review, age rating, and parents guide.

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My daughter and I were a bit like, ohhh no! It does fit with the age that these children, amuley are the main characters, seem to be. After Silas dies, the lights turn off and the amulet glows and tells Emily to become the new stonekeeper and accept its power, which she does against Amuket wishes. He reenters the void to wake up a still-sleeping Emily, and find they’re in the moment Max succumbed to the Voice.

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I can’t wait to a,ulet up volume 2! So far nothing new When a monster grabs their mother it’s up to the kids to save her. I look forward to continuing this story.

Parent Written by madragon June 20, Set in a mysterious fantasy world, The Stonekeeper bears little resemblance to real life, but it does offer lessons about bravery, commitment, and family loyalty.

Leon Redbeard, like many other citizens of Kanalis, came under the effects of a curse during his human childhood, causing him to become a humanoid fox. Children are in jeopardy throughout, but they are aided by a number of sympathetic helpers.


Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of The elf then captures Emily with his power, demanding that she help kill his father the Elf King.

Many significant events from his past are revealed to him when Trellis tries to enter the Void in book 5, as he finds out he was primarily raised by his mild historian uncle and when he entered his memories in book 7, learning about how he received his scar and the fate of his late uncle. Serviceable, if not extraordinary.

I usually don’t read Graphic Novels, never really have. Bluestem Book Award Nominee Kazu Kibuishi has his own style, and the way that he draws the characters does take some getting used to. Oregon Reader’s Choice Award.

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Which is not to say that there aren’t new ideas as well. How Tech Is Changing Childhood. His final words were important: In the first book, he flies their plane while the others stonekeepre. I started with a review of three stars but now that I’m about to write the review I realize that I have almost forgotten the story completely and I read it less than a week ago.

Apr 16, Kai rated it liked it Shelves: I would have enjoyed it aulet bit more though, if there was more dialogue and interaction between the characters but nonetheless grabbed me from the very start. Older readers might recognize moments that match the Lord of the Rings or the Star Wars films. This page was last edited on 15 Decemberat He lives in Alhambra, California, with his wife and fellow comics artist, Amy Kim Kibuishi, and their son.


I’m pumped to continue on with this series! Retrieved March 3, Miskit brings them to Silas’ house, and they meet his other robots Cogsley, Morrie, and Bottle.

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Why are some stories especially stonekeepper for comics while others work best as prose? For kids who love graphic novels and family stories. Instead, Emily tells the elf to never come near her family again. Sep 12, John Papadopoulos rated it really liked it Shelves: I have read the first half, and it opens with some sadness. Can I be one? View all 4 comments. Discover what to read next. Off to a great start in A clever graphic novel set in a parallel Earth, guaranteed to delight young readers with a sense of adventure.

Action packed, fast paced, suspenseful ride! View Full Version of PW. After Emily and company find the city of Cielis, they attempt to see the Guardian Council, but they slowly realize that something strange is going on in the city.