Bestial villains, noble knights and deposed despots prepare their forces for impending battle in the first book in the Ranger’s Apprentice series by Australian . Ranger’s Apprentice: The Ruins Of Gorlan. They have always scared him in the past-the Rangers, with their dark cloaks and shadowy ways. The villagers. Ranger’s Apprentice: The Ruins of Gorlan is the first book in the Ranger’s Apprentice series by John Flanagan. The Rangers, with their shadowy ways, have.

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He also learns how grace, good humor, hard work and patience can bring greater things than fame and fortune. Alone among his wardmates, Will had no idea who his parents were, and as such had no surname. Each horse had a unique phrase and you must say it before being allowed on the horse. The women are not weak or mindless characters either which is a refreshing change. Flxnagan is Choosing Day, the day when the wards at Redmont Castle were chosen by the Craftmasters as apprentices.

If I’d read this when I was 10 or 11, I probably would’ve considered it a 5-star book. Alda, Bryn, and Jerome. Here is the fantasy adventure that launched the Ranger’s Apprentice series, an epic story of heroes and villains that has become an international phenomenon.


Jul 17, C. Is it any good?

Meanwhile, Horace has believed Battleschool to be fun and glorious, but the first lesson was purely grueling exercises. Plot Was pretty subpar, which is why I’ve rated this book 3 stars. To know that flanatan have skills and a place in the world, that you have YOUR Rangers to find that might be somewhere out there in the world, is a liberating thought. Why didn’t you just put this in your review? I really think this is okay for younger kids I’m usually the first one to say something is not okay for an age group everyone else says is fine.

He told that he had stepped out of the battle line to save a wounded comrade, armed with uohn a spear.

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Mar 28, Tokio Myers rated it liked it. Anyway, minor rant over. View rulns 22 comments. But, be sure you don’t read it till two in the morning or your mom will take it away and, trust me, you won’t want to put it down once you pick it up!

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Mar 13, Arminzerella rated it it was ok Shelves: The exiled Morgarath, Lord of the Mountains of Rain and Night, is gathering his forces for an attack on the kingdom. He finished all of the Harry Potter books last year at 7, so if they can handle Potter, they can handle this. I did not find the story rushed and characters fuins the way they should.


But Will’s past is a mystery. Flahagan by one, he defeats them and incapacitates Alda. We just have to find it. Will is a very likable young man who doesn’t quite recognize his own skills yet, and he’s still learning that being small on the outside doesn’t determine the size of his capabilities.

Halt is a prickly character who almost never smiles.

The Ruins of Gorlan (Ranger’s Apprentice Book 1 )

Views Read Edit View history. And my coworker and friend told me they were fun.

Remembering the dangers Will has to face like Wargals and Kalkaras who do nothing but the bidding of Moragrath, the bad guy. Then the suspense of wondering if a life is taken or if will can save Halt. I expected an imitation of The Lord of the Ringsbut it isn’t that. I really enjoyed the fact that even the horses, as well as some of the monsters, had thoughts that we were privy to, and I think this added some depth to the tale without being overwhelming or difficult to follow.