The Resource The Blood Guard, Carter Roy

The Blood Guard, Carter Roy

Label
The Blood Guard
Title
The Blood Guard
Statement of responsibility
Carter Roy
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When thirteen-year-old Ronan Truelove's seemingly ordinary mom snatches him from school, then sets off on a high speed car chase, Ronan is shocked. His quiet, nerdy dad has been kidnapped? And the kidnappers are after him, too? His mom, he quickly learns, is anything but ordinary. In fact, she's a member of an ancient order of knights, the Blood Guard, a sword-wielding secret society sworn to protect the Pure-thirty-six noble souls whose safety is crucial if the world as we know it is to survive. Now all those after-school activities-gymnastics, judo, survival training-she made him take, make sense. For suddenly Ronan is swept up in a sometimes funny, sometimes scary, but always thrilling adventure-dashing from one danger to the next, using his wits to escape the Bend Sinister, a posse of evil doers with strange powers. Falling in with two unlikely companions, Greta, a scrappy, strong-willed girl he's never much liked and Jack, a devil-may-care teenage pickpocket, Ronan is left with only his wits and his mom's last words of advice: Trust no one. That's a lot for an ordinary kid to deal with. But then again, maybe Ronan's not ordinary at all
Member of
Summary
Thirteen-year-old Ronan Truelove learns that he is a member of the Blood Guard, a secret society sworn to protect the pure, and must use his skills to save his kidnapped father, the girl of his dreams, and the world
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10301253
Cataloging source
BT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Roy, Carter
Dewey number
FIC
Index
no index present
Intended audience
710L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
PZ
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 710
  • 710
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 8
Reading level
5.0
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Blood Guard trilogy
Series volume
0001
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Magic
  • Mothers and sons
  • Good and evil
  • Kidnapping
  • Missing persons
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The Blood Guard, Carter Roy
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
279 pages
Isbn
9781477816202
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The Blood Guard, Carter Roy
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
279 pages
Isbn
9781477816202
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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