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The highly anticipated dramatic conclusion to the much-loved Obernewtyn Chronicles from award-winning and bestselling author Isobelle Carmody.

I saw the moon crack and open like an egg, and a seethe of transparent beasts emerged . . .

I heard a sound like thunder inside the earth and the ground shook and broke open like a vast stony maw. It spat out fire and I saw wolves falling into a molten gold stream . . .

I made my way along the ancient tunnel, following Maruman, who ran lightly ahead of me.

I did not ask how he had come to be here. He was the Moonwatcher as I was the Seeker.

This was where we had been destined to come together.

Before Elspeth Gordie can continue her journey to find Sentinel and prevent it unleashing the horrors of the Great White, she must fight free of a strange prison, where people are laid to sleep forever or cling to a suffocating existence, believing the world beyond their walls is already utterly annihilated.

But at the end of her journey, nothing is as she imagined. She is drawn into the struggle for a kingdom, only to find the Destroyer is at the heart of the turmoil, waiting for her.

Somehow she must do what she has sworn to do, for the sake of the world and all of its creatures. She must complete her quest, no matter what it costs . . .

The highly anticipated dramatic conclusion to the much-loved Obernewtyn Chronicles from award-winning and bestselling author Isobelle Carmody. Drawing to a close the journey of Elspeth Gordie and the Misfits, The Red Queen will surprise and thrill readers right to the very last page.

Formats & editions

  • Paperback

    9780143574194

    August 28, 2017

    Penguin

    1120 pages

    RRP $26.00

    Online retailers

    • Fishpond
    • Mighty Ape
    • Paper Plus
    • The Warehouse
    • Whitcoulls
    • The Nile
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  • Trade Paperback

    9780670076406

    November 12, 2015

    Viking

    1120 pages

    RRP $37.00

    Online retailers

    • Fishpond
    • Mighty Ape
    • Paper Plus
    • The Warehouse
    • Whitcoulls
    • The Nile
    Or

    Find your local bookstore at www.booksellers.co.nz/directory

  • EBook

    9781742538228

    November 12, 2015

    Penguin eBooks

    768 pages

    Online retailers

    • iBooks NZ
    • Amazon Kindle
    • Google Play
    • Kobo
    • Booktopia NZ
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Awards and Recognition

  • Indie Award
    2016
    Longlisted
    Young Adult

Also by Isobelle Carmody

Kingdom of the Lost Book 3: The Ice Maze
The Obernewtyn Chronicles: Books 1 - 6
Obernewtyn: Pink Popular Penguins
The Kingdom of the Lost Book 2: The Cloud Road
A Riddle of Green: The Legend of Little Fur
A Fox Called Sorrow: The Legend of Little Fur
The Legend of Little Fur: A Mystery of Wolves
The Sending: The Obernewtyn Chronicles Volume 6
The Kingdom of the Lost Book 1: The Red Wind
Obernewtyn Chronicles Volume 1: Popular Penguins
Little Fur: The Legend of Little Fur
Stone Key: The Obernewtyn Chronicles Volume 5
The Winter Door
Billy Thunder & the Night Gate
Darksong: Book Two of the Legendsong
The Keeping Place: The Obernewtyn Chronicles Volume 4
Darkfall: Book One of the Legendsong
Ashling: The Obernewtyn Chronicles Volume 3
The Farseekers: The Obernewtyn Chronicles Volume 2
The Gathering
Obernewtyn: The Obernewtyn Chronicles Volume 1

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