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The Fire

By James Patterson, Jill Dembowski (Electronic Book, 2011)
Whit and Wisty Allgood have sacrificed everything to lead the resistance against the merciless totalitarian regime that governs their world. Its supreme leader, The One Who Is The One, has banned everything they hold dear: books, music, art, and imagination. But the growing strength of the siblings' magic hasn't been enough to stop The One's evil rampage, and now he's executed the only family they had left.

Wisty knows that the time has finally come for her to face The One. But her fight and her fire only channel more power to this already invincible being. How can she and Whit possibly prepare for a showdown with the ruthless villain that devastated their world--before he can truly become all-powerful?

In this stunning third installment of the epic, bestselling Witch & Wizard series, the stakes have never been higher--and the consequences will change everything.
  • Audiobook Excerpt

Whit and Wisty Allgood have sacrificed everything to lead the resistance against the merciless totalitarian regime that governs their world. Its supreme leader, The One Who Is The One, has banned everything they hold dear: books, music, art, and imagination. But the growing strength of the siblings' magic hasn't been enough to stop The One's evil rampage, and now he's executed the only family they had left.

Wisty knows that the time has finally come for her to face The One. But her fight and her fire only channel more power to this already invincible being. How can she and Whit possibly prepare for a showdown with the ruthless villain that devastated their world--before he can truly become all-powerful?

In this stunning third installment of the epic, bestselling Witch & Wizard series, the stakes have never been higher--and the consequences will change everything.

James Patterson is the #1 bestselling author of the Maximum Ride, Witch & Wizard, and Confessions novels, as well as Homeroom Diaries. His blockbusters for adults, featuring enduring characters like Alex Cross--in addition to his many books for younger readers, such as the Middle School series--have sold more than 300 million copies worldwide, making him the bestselling author of the decade. He lives in Florida.

Jill Dembowski graduated from the University of Michigan with a degree in literature and creative writing. She has also collaborated with James Patterson on Witch & Wizard: The Kiss. She lives in Pittsburgh.
  • Praise for the Witch & Wizard series:
    "The topics of children vs. adults, violence, magic, music, and romance make this an edgy novel sure to please." (VOYA).

  • "Action-packed." (The Associated Press).

  • "Inventive and colorfully detailed." (Los Angeles Times).

  • "Guaranteed to have readers cheering for two new heroes." (YAbookscentral.com).

  • "Vivid descriptions and immense imagination fill the pages with color." (TeenReads.com).

  • "Kids will have a hard time putting the book down." (Sacramento Book Review).

  • "Terrifying imagery makes this... tale come alive... at breakneck speed." (School Library Journal).

Product Details

The Fire
  • Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
  • Price: $7.99 US/$7.99 CAN
  • ISBN-13: 9780316194648
  • On Sale Date: 12/05/2011
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