The Vengekeep Prophecies

The Vengekeep Prophecies

Brian Farrey

Forget what you recognize approximately prophecies—this epic middle-grade fable a few clumsy boy born right into a family members of thieves is clean, enjoyable, and whatever yet predictable! the 1st in an unforgettable trilogy, this Kirkus Reviews most sensible kid's booklet of the yr takes every little thing you proposal you knew approximately myth and spins it into natural magic.

Jaxter Grimjinx is a born thief. at the least, he is purported to be. For generations, the Grimjinx extended family has produced the swiftest, cleverest thieves in Vengekeep. the matter is, Jaxter is clumsy. So clumsy that during his first solo heist, he units the Castellan's condominium on hearth and lands his kinfolk in criminal. Even Jaxter's expertise for breaking magical locks cannot get them out of this bind.

Then a suspiciously handy prophecy emerges, naming the Grimjinx extended family because the soon-to-be heroes of Vengekeep. it is more than enough to get his family members out of reformatory, but if the doomsday prophecy begins to come back real, Jaxter is lovely definite a lifestyles in the back of bars will be a greater destiny. Now, with the aid of his new good friend, Callie, Jaxter should face down flaming monsters, a bazaar of thieves, and a renegade sorcerer to develop into the hero he was once really born to be.

Full of twists and turns, friendship and event, The Vengekeep Prophecies is a "rich delusion that hits the floor operating and not shall we up" (Publishers Weekly, starred review).

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