Baker & Taylor Scattered by a devastating betrayal, former teammates Conor, Abeke, Meilin and Rollan and their spirit animals confront a ruthless enemy who forces them to consider the greatest sacrifices of their lives. By the National Book Award finalist of The New Kid. Simultaneous eBook.
Scholastic Deep in the desert there sits a beautiful oasis, ruled by a monarch unlike any other in Erdas. His name is Cabaro, the Great Lion, and he reigns over a kingdom of animals, jealously guarding his golden talisman. No human has ever set foot in the Great Beast’s territory. The journey to his oasis is impossible.As a team, Conor, Abeke, Meilin, and Rollan have achieved the impossible before. But now that team is broken—the friends scattered by a devastating betrayal. The young heroes and their spirit animals have already sacrificed much in their quest for the talismans. But with the world crumbling all around them—and a ruthless enemy opposing their every move—their greatest sacrifices are yet to come.