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"When the Dark comes rising, six shall turn it bac MoreCited by: 5. Susan Cooper is one of our foremost children’s authors; her classic five-book fantasy sequence The Dark Is Rising has sold millions of copies worldwide. Her many books have won the Newbery Medal, a Newbery Honor, and the Boston Globe-Horn Book Author: Susan Cooper. The Dark Is Rising Book 2 of Dark Is Rising Sequence, The, Susan Cooper Volume 2 of Dark is rising: Author: Susan Cooper: Edition: reprint: Publisher: Simon and Schuster, ISBN: , Length: pages: Subjects/5(). But a silent voice said into his mind: “Not because of you. Because of the Light. Because of all that must always happen, to keep the Dark from rising.” And with a surge of joy Will knew that he was no longer alone; that because the Rider was abroad, Merriman was near by again too, free to give help if need be. The Rider put out his hand.4/5(32).
Series list: The Dark Is Rising Sequence (5 Books) by Susan Cooper. A sortable list in reading order and chronological order with publication date, genre, and rating. The Dark is Rising is a contemporary fantasy novel for young adult readers by English author Susan Cooper, and the second book in The Dark is Rising is preceded by Over Sea, Under Stone and followed by Greenwitch, The Grey King, and Silver on the series, published between and , focuses on eleven-year-old Will Stanton, who learns on his birthday that he is. The characters in THE DARK IS RISING are more fully developed than those in the first book in the series, and many readers skip the first book entirely. Will struggles with his new identity, and readers see him mature: "Will was instantly a furious Old One, so furious that he did not pause to think what he should do."5/5. The five books in ‘The Dark is Rising Sequence’ are among my most treasured books from my childhood. I have the old Puffin paperbacks, which cost my aunt $ each when she bought them for my 11th birthday/5.
Susan Cooper is the creator and writer of the fantasy series, the Dark is Rising fictional novels. This series kicked off in with the release of the first novel. It was the only one to be nominated that year for a Newbery Honor Medal. The sequel came out in The third book came out the next year and is titled Greenwitch. The enemy of the Light, the Dark, is rising again, and must be stopped. As Merriman finishes explaining, the hall is attacked by the forces of the Dark. The sounds of howling dogs and of his mother's voice draw Will to a door that appears in the wall; the Dark are attempting to draw Will out. The right book always seems to find me, and did so again earlier this month, when I learned through Twitter of a virtual book club, #TheDarkIsReading, dedicated to Susan Cooper’s beloved novel, The Dark Is Rising. I read The Dark is Rising years ago, and although its plot details had faded, I remembered its cataclysmic snowstorm, among other. The Dark Is Rising (The Dark Is Rising Book 2) - Kindle edition by Cooper, Susan, Alan Cober. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Dark Is Rising (The Dark Is Rising Book 2)/5().