: The Keeping Place (The Obernewtyn Chronicles) ( ): Isobelle Carmody: Books. The Keeping Place: The Obernewtyn Chronicles Volume 4. Isobelle Carmody. EBook. March 7, Penguin eBooks. Read “The Keeping Place” by Isobelle Carmody online on Bookmate – When one of their number is kidnapped, Elspeth and the Misfits are forced to use their.

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Elspeth is determined, intelligent, spunky and interesting. As the books become thicker, the rich tapestry that Elspeth is a part of widens. My daughter admires her carmdy much that I wonder if we may end up someday with a granddaughter named Elspeth.

I would recommend this series to young and old readers alike. However, they are betrayed by the Misfit-hating rebel, Malik in a decoy scheme involving soldierguards, leading to significant loss of life for beasts, Misfits and soldierguards alike.

They immediately believe that a rebel has kidnapped their Master as Rushton had refused letting the Misfits join the rebellion.

So far my least favourite book in the series. The Internet Speculative Fiction Database. Want to Read saving….

I think the last three books will be worth it. There were little pockets of good parts eg: I never much liked Matthew tbe Obernewtyn, especially for his cruelty to Dragon but in re-reading I isobellw that his story interests me greatly and I really want to be reunited with him in the final novel, The Red Queen and see what lies in store for him and Dragon when they return her to the land of her people. While the story does develop some 0.

: The Keeping Place (The Obernewtyn Chronicles) (): Isobelle Carmody: Books

I would call the series more fantasy than sci-fi but it has elements of both. Learn more about Amazon Giveaway.


Eighth Grade Bites 1. This one had more than enough!

Inside Dragon’s mind, Elspeth encounters and saves Rushton, who is in the form of a wounded bear. I had grown to like him in the other books though we didn’t see much of him keepibg either but I just sort of forgot about him here, he just wasn’t around enough.

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Jul 30, Neill Smith rated it it was amazing. Elspeth has no choice but to set them on the path they had collectively decided not to take. Amazon Advertising Find, carmodyy, and engage customers. Thank you Isobelle for writing and inspiring me through hard times in my life. I have given this book 5 stars because it deserves it With the rebellion, adventures on the dream trails, and underwater, and the final adventure with the dragon this book is action packed and emotive.

Published by Penguin Books first published June 30th It’s busy and richly detailed, fleshing out how the Misfits live at Obernewtyn and giving us some much-needed time with Elspeth away from dire predicaments.

Unlike the previous three books, I think I must have read this one only once, though that seems unlikely. Cxrmody 31 August Elspeth must continue her search for the clues which will lead her to find the catmody of dormant weapons which destroyed the earth.

Pages to import images to Wikidata. This young adult fantasy series is incredibly progressive in terms of keepihg humanitarian views towards animals and humans.

The Keeping Place: The Obernewtyn Chronicles Volume 4

Open Preview See a Problem? In the fourth book of the Obernewtyn Chronicles Elspeth assumes the responsibility of the Master of Obernewtyn when Rushton must leave to negotiate a deal with the rebels in the fight with the Herder Faction and the Council. They dreams of Matthew, the Farseeker who was taken by slavers, toiling in a far-off, hot red land, and their details match.


After the Battlegames, the Misfits have retreated back to Obernewtyn. But I’m feeling rather bitter about this one and it certainly doesn’t make me anxious to start the next right away.

Okay, maybe Goodreads should alter its methods and give credit for every pages read or something? When a Misfit is kidnapped, Elspeth finds she has little choice but to join the growing rebellion against the Council.

Shame on whoever proofed this book for e-publishing – you did a shocking job and have done a disservice to the author.

Dragon herself remains in a comatose state and is unable to be reached mentally by the healers. Confidence Game by Michelle M. See all 30 reviews. But my dreams can’t be real!

As Elspeth waits for the call to follow her destined path she and her fellow Misfits are drawn into the rebel uprising. He was barely in it at all – so much so that when view spoiler [ he was kidnapped I didn’t really care so much – ,eeping went from being gone to being gone hide spoiler ]. All of them. Elspeth later returns to Obernewtyn to find herself summoned onto the Dreamtrails by the oldOnes. Who could have guessed!!! I have no idea what happens next but I can’t wait to find out!

But Dragon’s slumber is affecting the dreams of the Misfits and a Dragon attacks Elspeth on the Dreamtrails This book, the fourth installment of the Obernewtyn Chronicles, tells the tale of Elspeth as she is left in charge of Obernewtyn while her beloved, Rushton, goes to the lowlands to talk ppace the rebels.