The Crow: Book summary and reviews of The Crow by Alison Croggon

The Crow

Pellinor Trilogy

by Alison Croggon

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The Crow by Alison Croggon
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Hem is a weary orphan whose struggle for survival ends when he is reunited with his lost sister, Maerad. But Maerad has a destiny to fulfill, and Hem is sent to the golden city of Turbansk, where he learns the ways of the Bards and befriends a mysterious white crow. When the forces of the Dark threaten, Hem flees with his protector, Saliman, and an orphan girl named Zelika to join the Light’s resistance forces. It is there that Hem has a vision and learns that he, too, has a part to play in Maerad’s quest to solve the Riddle of the Treesong.

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"This serious penultimate epic, filled with Tolkien-like images, is emotionally astute and brimming with vivid detail." - Kirkus

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The Crow is the third book in the Pellinor series. The previous books were The Naming and The Riddle.

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