Unworthy visitors are instantly obliterated, as goes the story of the caretaker who was turned into dandelion fluff. When the Evening Star pervades the gates of Fablehaven, it is assumed that someone inside the preserve is a traitor. He sneaks out to see him and there he learns he is a Shadow Charmer, and that he is able to hide in dim light, communicate with dark creatures, see magically invisible objects, and is immune to magical fear. The Queen, would destroy the shrine at Fablehaven and transfer the energy into a single object, a stone, that can destroy the nail that caused the plague. The story begins with Kendra and Seth visiting their grandparents in Connecticut while their parents take a 17-day cruise. The Queen introduces herself not as "a fairy" but as "the fairy," the mother, the eldest sister. They arrive at the Sanctuary and meet the caretaker Agad - a dragon who became human in order to become a great wizard. Then Kendra and Seth must face challenges such as defeating an evil witch and a powerful demon, defending the preserve from an evil society, stopping a plague that changes creatures of light into creatures of darkness, and ultimately, protecting the world from a horde of imprisoned demons. Once Kendra unlocks the mostly blank journal, she discovers the words "Drink the milk." She is picked up by Trask, a Knight of the Dawn, and returned to Fablehaven. Grandpa leaves clues about the true nature of the preserve, in hopes that Kendra and Seth will discover the truth that it is a preserve for magical creatures. Seth discovers that someone, or something, has released a plague that transforms beings of light into creatures of darkness. Meanwhile, Kendra is taken to the home of a lectoblix (able to drain the youth out of people) named Torina to await a meeting with the Sphinx. I only wish I could have read it when I was ten or twelve. Now Celebrant is restless to gain more control and to ultimately release the dragons from their confinement. He gives them directions to the Fairy Shrine in Thronis's (a sky Giant) domain. There, Kendra learns the way to the Dragon Temple. Gavin heads back to try to deal with the Hydra, while the remaining group gathers the items for Thronis and the key. Would you like Wikipedia to always look as professional and up-to-date? It is a lucky book that can hold this kind of story. Fablehaven: Secrets of the Dragon Sanctuary is the fourth novel in The New York Times' bestselling Fablehaven series. On the way they meet a dragon (Nafia) and Warren gets injured and must remain in the knapsack. Kendra and Seth find out quickly how dangerous this new magical environment is when rules are broken, thrusting them into the middle of a fight for their lives. ", Columbia Daily Tribune - "This story is so compelling and so well written youâll find its magic working on you as well, completely taking over your ability to put the book down, even for a moment. With the release of the fifth book, the series reached as high as 4th on the list. Except it's set in America, there's no Wizarding School, the two main characters are siblings instead of friends, and it replaces the Nightmare Fuel of the Death Eaters with the utter Paranoia Fuel that is the Society of the Evening Star. Kendra gets confused that the Fairy Queen is still upset about the astrids' failure. It is followed by the five-part sequel series Dragonwatch. The third book starts where the second book ended, during the same summer of their second year at Fablehaven. That's it. This book starts off at the end of the third book, where the society of the Evening Star make some dangerous moves. To install click the Add extension button. Kendra receives a note and a knapsack that has a magical room in it and a stingbulb. Book one was released on March 14, 2017, from Shadow Mountain Publishing. Each book was better than the last! ", Orson Scott Card - "At first glance, Fablehaven looks like a book for kids; but, like Harry Potter, Fablehaven can be read aloud in a family with as much pleasure for grownups as for children. When Kendra discovers a book entitled Journal of Secrets and follows the directions to "Drink the milk" that is supposedly very poisonous, a whole new hidden and amazingly mysterious world is revealed to the siblings at Fablehaven. They survive the Hydra, kill Grommus (the group is put to sleep but Vanessa takes over Tanu's body and slays the dragon) and Seth and Kendra team up to use the unicorn horn to kill Silleta the poison dragon. The Society of the Evening Star, an ancient organization determined to overthrow magical preserves and use them for their own intents and purposes, is on the move and is determined to infiltrate Fablehaven. Brandon Mull is a talented new fantasy writer, and I can't wait to read more from him. They both act like real people, and unlike many fictional siblings, they help and support each other when they're in trouble. She and Seth drink the magical milk opening their eyes to a whole new, mystical world full of the magical beings of Fablehaven. Finally the Fairy Queen partially gives in to Kendra's request to give the astrids another chance. We have created a browser extension. In the Hall of Dread Seth is able to hear the whispers of the shades imprisoned there. The Sphinx arrives and forces Kendra to use the Oculus, one of the magical artifacts that can open the door to Zzyzx. Fablehaven: Secrets of the Dragon Sanctuary, "Dragonwatch 4: Champion of the Titan Games", "Superman Returns, Fablehaven, house design software - Uncle Orson Reviews Everything", "Fablehaven Movie / Schaffer Studios, part 1/3". Kendra is the main character of the Fablehaven series. , Obert Skye, the author of Leven Thumps and the Gateway to Foo - "Imagination runs wild in Fablehaven. Stanley Sorenson, Kendra and Seth's grandad, who is also the Fablehaven caretaker, invites three specialists, approved by the mysterious Sphinx, to aid in the protection of the property: "Tanu" the Potion Master, Coulter a magical relics collector and his old friend, Vanessa who is a mystical creature trapper. Grandpa Sorenson is Kendra and Seth's grandfather on their father's side. I especially liked his two main characters, Kendra and Seth. In 2012, Clark Schaffer, owner of Schaffer Studios, bought the rights to Fablehaven and is teaming up with author Brandon Mull and distributor Warner Bros. Pictures to make the movie.. It is revealed that Kendra and Seth's parents have been kidnapped by the society. The remaining group returns to Fablehaven with the key, and returns the horn to the centaurs, claiming they rescued it from the Society of the Evening Star. Draconic unrest is happening at all the dragon sanctuaries, and Agad was called away to assist at Soaring Cliffs, leaving an opening at Wyrmroost. However, the production of the movie didn't get very much public support, and the project never got off the ground. Congratulations on this excellent ventureâ¦ what a great idea! The series begins as 13-year-old Kendra and 11-year-old Seth Sorenson are traveling to their Grandpa and Grandma Sorenson's house while their parents are away on a 17-day cruise. In this one they visit a preserve for dragons, wyrmroost, strange changes are wrought in Seth, and the society go farther than they ever have. An unexpected event orchestrated by the Fairy Queen was their only hope to save the world. One of the novels Arad claimed was Brandon Mull's Fablehaven. Kendra is frantic to find her missing brother, but the quest will take her and her companions, including Warren, Tanu, and Vanessa, far from Wyrmroost to Crescent Lagoonâa recently fallen dragon sanctuary made up of many islands and underwater domains. Seth is hiding in the magical knapsack.  The book series, which includes Fablehaven, Fablehaven: Rise of the Evening Star, Fablehaven: Grip of the Shadow Plague, Fablehaven: Secrets of the Dragon Sanctuary, and Fablehaven: Keys to the Demon Prison, is published by Shadow Mountain in hardcover and Simon & Schuster in paperback. Things are heating up between the Knights of the Dawn and the Society of the Evening Star, who turn to kidnapping Kendra in an attempt to discover secrets. She is also Bracken's mother. Dragonwatch is the anciently established coalition made up of wizards, sorceresses, and dragon slayers, to keep the dragons from taking over the earth. With it, Kendra is able to see everywhere at once, but it becomes overwhelming. Mull has an extraordinary writing ability. The source code for the WIKI 2 extension is being checked by specialists of the Mozilla Foundation, Google, and Apple. The Fablehaven series is one of the most enjoyable fantasies I've read in the past few years.