|The quest for
the long-lost Elfstones has drawn the leader of the Druid order and her
followers into the hellish dimension known as the Forbidding, where the
most dangerous creatures banished from the Four Lands are
|Now the hunt for the
powerful talismans that can save their world has become a series of
great challenges: a desperate search for kidnapped comrades, a
relentless battle against unspeakable predators, and a grim race to
escape the Forbidding alive.
though freedom is closer than they
know, it may come at a terrifying price.
Back in the village of
Arborlon, the mystical, sentient tree that maintains the barrier
between the Four Lands and the Forbidding is dying. And with each
passing day, as the breach between the two worlds grows larger, the
threat of the evil eager to spill forth and wreak havoc grows more
dire. The only hope lies with a young Druid, faced with a staggering
choice: cling to the life she cherishes or combat an army of darkness
by making the ultimate sacrifice..
The Dark Legacy of Shannara
by Terry Brooks
Del Rey, 2013