The Floating Islands (Paperback)

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When Trei loses his family in a tragic disaster, he must search out distant relatives in a new land. The Floating Islands are unlike anything Trei has ever seen: stunning, majestic, and graced with kajurai, men who soar the skies with wings.

Trei is instantly sky-mad, and desperate to be a kajurai himself.  The only one who fully understands his passion is Araene, his newfound cousin.  Prickly, sarcastic, and gifted, Araene has a secret of her own . . . a dream a girl cannot attain.

Trei and Araene quickly become conspirators as they pursue their individual paths.  But neither suspects that their lives will be deeply entwined, and that the fate of the Floating Islands will lie in their hands. . . .

Filled with rich language, and told in alternating voices, The Floating Islands is an all-encompassing young adult fantasy read.

About the Author

RACHEL NEUMEIER is the author of several fantasy novels, for both adults and young adults, including Knopf's "The City in the Lake." "The Floating Islands" is her second YA book. "From the Hardcover edition."
Product Details
ISBN: 9780440240600
ISBN-10: 0440240603
Publisher: Bluefire
Publication Date: April 10th, 2012
Pages: 388
Language: English