At Bloor's academy, nothing is as it seems. An ominous veil of snow has swept over the land, and animals are vanishing. To make matters worse, on the eve of Charlie's 12th birthday he is warned that something ancient has awakened. Charlie must be on his guard, which becomes all the more true when he learns that the shadow from the Red King's portrait has been freed and is determined to stop Charlie from finding his father. The fifth and final installment from the Children of the Red King series.
Page Turners Charlie Bone fans will eagerly sweep through the suspenseful conclusion to this popular fantasy series, taking with them lessons learned on friendship, courage, and self-discovery.